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Jonathan Lorch

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy

Further personal information

Residence
Toulouse, FRA
Languages
French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 11 and began competing at age 16 in Strasbourg, France.
Why this sport?
He discovered powerlifting during physiotherapy sessions at ASHPA Strasbourg in France. He found it helped him overcome his impairment.
Club / Team
ASHPA Strasbourg: France
Name of coach
Alexis Querou [national], FRA

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
France
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Berck-sur-Mer, FRA

General interest

Nicknames
Jojo (ashpa.fr, 14 Apr 2011)
Hobbies
Technology. (handisport.org, 01 Mar 2018)
Awards and honours
He received the Sports Trophy in Strasbourg, France, in recognition of his performances during the 2009/10 season. (ashpa.fr, 14 Apr 2011)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works for an organisation that facilitates the involvement of people living with impairments into the French workforce. (handisport.org, 01 Mar 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 56.00kg Final 2010-07-26 9999