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Goeran Karlsson

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Västerås, SWE
Occupation
Engineer
Languages
English, Swedish
Higher education
Technical Studies - Linkoping University: Sweden

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1992 in Sala, Sweden.
Club / Team
Linden HC: Eskilstuna, SWE
Name of coach
Erik Vikstrom [national]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
1994
Competing for
Sweden

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the 1994 Paralympic Winter Games in Lillehammer. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Swedish ice hockey player Nicklas Lidstrom. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2018)
Other information
DOUBLE DUTY
He serves as player-coach for the Linden HC Para ice hockey team in Eskilstuna, Sweden. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-10 2
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-12 5
Mixed Tournament Group A 2018-03-13 6
Mixed Tournament Group A - Standings 2018-03-13 4
Mixed Tournament Classification 5-8 2018-03-14 1
Mixed Tournament Classification 7-8 2018-03-16 1