Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2016.
Why this sport?
He was noticed for his speed when he played football and also had good endurance, so his father signed him up to the Dresdner SC club in Germany, to let him try Para athletics.
Club / Team
BPRSV Cottbus [GER] / Dresdner SC [GER]:
Name of coach
Willi Gernemann [national]
Supporting German football club Dynamo Dresden. (Facebook profile, 24 Jun 2018)
He was involved in football at youth level. He also played Para football and represented Germany at the 2016 European Para Football Championships in France. (dnn.de, 19 Feb 2018)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (deutsche-paralympische-mannschaft.de, 2017)
He was born with an intellectual impairment. (deutsche-paralympische-mannschaft.de, 2017)