Jaume Almenar Avino

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
LW12-2

Further personal information

Residence
Valencia, ESP
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
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.

General interest

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)
Other sports
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)