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Julien Camdessoucens

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Dijon, FRA
Occupation
Coach, Nurse, Nutritionist
Languages
French
Higher education
Paramedicine - IFSI Montbeliard: France

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up weightlifting at age 18. He began powerlifting in 2008 at the Handisport Pontarlier club in France.
Why this sport?
He wanted to develop his body.
Club / Team
Handisport Pontarlier: France

General interest

Other sports
He also competes in Para canoe sprint and won gold the 200m event at the 2017 National Championships in Vitre, France. (aspttdijoncanoekayak.fr, 22 Jul 2017)
Impairment
He was born without a fibula in his left leg, which resulted in him having the limb amputated below the knee at age 10, and then above the knee at age 18. (dijon-sportnews.fr, 08 Jun 2016)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
He has also studied physical education at the University of Burgundy in Dijon, France. (dijon-sportnews.fr, 08 Jun 2016; Facebook profile, 17 Oct 2017)