Para Ice Hockey
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2007 in Turin, Italy.
Why this sport?
"I fell in love with the sport after watching the 2006 Turin Paralympics on the TV."
Club / Team
Piedmont Sitting Bulls: Turin, ITA
Name of coach
Mirko Bianchi [club], ITA; Massimo Da Rin [national], ITA
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Geppo (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)
Kayaking, mountain biking, going to the gym, rowing. (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010, toriseduti.org, 2013)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2011 European Championships in Solleftea, Sweden. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)
Most influential person in career
Italian ice sledge hockey player Andrea Chiarotti. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)
Hero / Idol
Italian footballer Alessandro Del Piero. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)
His left leg was amputated at the thigh after he was involved in a motorcycle accident. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)
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