Jaume Almenar Avino
Type of Impairment
Further personal information
International Business - University of Valencia: Spain
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried skiing at age eight in Valdelinares, Spain.
Why this sport?
His father introduced him to the sport.
Memorable sporting achievement
Becoming a national champion in Para skiing in Spain. (deporteparatodos.net, 02 Oct 2020)
Hero / Idol
Spanish footballers Vicente Rodriguez and David Villa. (deporteparatodos.net, 02 Oct 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"To be a good athlete you need a good technique, good physical preparation and discipline, but the most important thing is to always aim for more." (deporteparatodos.net, 02 Oct 2020)
He has represented Spain in Para football seven-a-side, and competed at the World Championships in 2017 and 2019. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 Feb 2021; Twitter profile, 14 Oct 2017; fesa.es, 04 Oct 2017)