Para Ice Hockey
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
English, French, Italian
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 in Turin, Italy.
Why this sport?
His father was a volunteer at the 2007 European Championships in Turin, Italy, and became interested in Para ice hockey. He asked for some information about the sport and passed it on to his son.
Club / Team
Tori Seduti Torino: Italy
Name of coach
Massimo Da Rin [national], ITA
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Dea Kali, Oceano di Saggezza [Ocean of Wisdom]. (sportdipiu.it, 2016)
Model building. (comitatoparalimpico.it, 08 Feb 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Claiming gold at the 2011 European Championships in Solleftea, Sweden, and winning bronze at the 2016 European Championships in Ostersund, Sweden. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
His grandfather, and his father. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018; comitatoparalimpico.it, 08 Feb 2018)
Hero / Idol
Italian footballer Gianluigi Buffon. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Give your best for yourself and your teammates." (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)
At age 13 he was diagnosed with viral myelitis. The infection resulted in paraplegia. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018, 08 Mar 2014)
|Mixed||Group B - Standings||2014-03-11||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Group A||2018-03-10||1|
|Mixed Tournament||Group A||2018-03-11||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Group A||2018-03-12||5|
|Mixed Tournament||Group A - Standings||2018-03-13||2|
|Mixed Tournament||Bronze Medal Match||2018-03-17||1|