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Jordan Broisin

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion, Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW4

Further personal information

Residence
Aix-les-Bains, FRA
Occupation
Athlete, Marketing
Languages
English, French
Higher education
Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering - Grenoble Institute of Technology: France

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He learned to ski at age two in Le Semnoz, France. After his accident he returned to the sport in December 2009, and took up competitive Para alpine skiing in 2012.
Why this sport?
He initially followed his older sister into the sport, and after his accident he wanted to continue skiing. "Waking up at the hospital my only motivation was to get back on the ski tracks as soon as possible, and that's the first question I asked my doctor."
Club / Team
Handisport Lyonnais [FRA] / SC Aillons-Margeriaz [FRA]:
Name of coach
Benjamin Ruer [national]; Jeff Piccard [national]; Federico Blasotta [national]; Jean-Paul Bourboujas [fitness]; Pierre-Damien Galene

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
France
Location
Landgraaf, NED

General interest

Nicknames
Jojo (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Hobbies
Wakeboarding, kitesurfing, mountain biking, paddling, climbing. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in his first event [downhill] at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Mental coach Stephanie Toussaint. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
French alpine skier Alexis Pinturault. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Injuries
He sustained two rib fractures and a toe stress fracture in mid-2021. After returning to training in September 2021, he injured his knee in a fall, and could not train again until November 2021. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022; jordanbroisin.wixsite.com, 01 Nov 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Go to your very limit." (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (handisportlyonnais.com, 14 Mar 2018)
Impairment
In 2009 he was involved in a motorcycle accident that led to the amputation of his left leg and damage to nerves in his left shoulder. (kisskissbankbank.com, 23 Aug 2014)
Other information
FURTHER EDUCATION
He has studied for a master's degree in business administration at IAE Grenoble in France. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Sep 2016; grenoble-inp.fr, 23 Mar 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2017 IPC Alpine skiing World Championships Tarvisio, ITA (Tarvisio, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Downhill Standing Race 1 2017-01-25 14
Men's Super-G Standing Race 1 2017-01-26 9999
Men's Super-Combined Standing Race 1 2017-01-28 16
Men's Giant Slalom Standing Race 1 2017-01-30 15
Men's Slalom Standing Race 1 2017-01-31 14
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Downhill Standing Final 2018-03-10 14
Men's Super-G Standing Final 2018-03-11 20
Men's Super Combined Standing Final 2018-03-13 9999
Men's Giant Slalom Standing Final 2018-03-14 9999
Men's Slalom Standing Final 2018-03-17 14
Kranjska Gora/Sella Nevea 2019 World Para Alpine Skiing Championships (Kranjska Gora/Sella Nevea, Slovenia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Giant Slalom Standing Race 1 2019-01-21 12
Men's Slalom Standing Race 1 2019-01-23 10
Men's Downhill Standing Race 1 2019-01-30 12
Men's Super-G Standing Race 1 (from SC) 2019-01-31 8
Men's Super-Combined Standing Race 1 2019-01-31 9999