Heidi Kristin Soerlie-Rogne
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Husband Stian, son Martin
Law - University of Oslo: Norway
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up shooting Para sport at age 39 in Beitostolen, Norway.
Why this sport?
"I had a good life, an exciting job, a nice family. There was no gap in my life that had to be filled. But when I first started competing, I felt a taste of it and I loved it."
Club / Team
Kisen MSL: Norway
Name of coach
Malin Westerheim [national], NOR; Hakon Sorli [personal], NOR
She does 10 trainings sessions weekly that includes both shooting training and physical preparations.
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always think possibilities and not limitations." (rb.no, 18 Jul 2014)
Her son Martin has represented Norway in shooting Para sport. (skyting.no, 06 Jan 2020; skyting.no, 09 Sep 2019)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ffo.no, 27 Nov 2020)
She was born with Charcot-Marie-Tooth, a hereditary motor condition that damages the peripheral nerves and causes muscle weakness. (skyting.no, 24 Feb 2017; rb.no, 18 Jul 2014)
|Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2014-07-23||33|
|R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2||Qualification||2016-09-13||19|
|R4 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle standing SH2||Qualification||2018-05-05||40|
|R5 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2018-05-05||20|
|R9 - Mixed 50m Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2018-05-05||14|