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Juergen Weiss

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting at age 14 with the Germania Grossalbershof club in Germany.
Club / Team
Germania Grossalbershof: Germany

General interest

Awards and honours
He is a two-time winner of the Sportsman of the Year award in Amberg-Sulzbach, Germany. (onetz.de, 23 Apr 2016)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of an accident in 1997. (oberpfalznetz.de, 19 Mar 2011)
Other information
CLUB FOUNDER
In 1999 he founded the wheelchair sports club RSC Amberg in Germany. (mittelbayerische.de, 05 Feb 2015; oberpfalznetz.de, 19 Mar 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Shooting World Championships (Zagreb, Croatia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed 50m Free Pistol SH1 Qualification 2010-07-21 44
2014 IPC Shooting World Championships (Suhl, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2014-07-20 40