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Karl Ludwig

Para Ice Hockey
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Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Brampton, ON, CAN
Occupation
Athlete, Motivational Speaker
Languages
English
Higher education
Humber College: Toronto, ON, CAN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age seven in 1995 with the Halton Peel Cruisers in Mississauga, ON, Canada.
Why this sport?
"Because I love hockey."
Club / Team
Halton-Peel Cruisers: Mississauga, ON, CAN
Name of coach
Ken Babey [national], CAN
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Canada

General interest

Hobbies
Playing the guitar. (hockeycanada.ca, 18 Jan 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2013 World Championships A-Pool in Goyang, Korea. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2014)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2014)
Hero / Idol
Swedish ice hockey player Mats Sundin. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records." (Athlete, 06 Mar 2014)
Awards and honours
He was involved in the torch relay for the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver. (hockeycanada.ca, 18 Jan 2014)
Other sports
He has competed in wheelchair basketball at national level. (hockeycanada.ca, 18 Jan 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (humberetc.com, 28 Mar 2014)
Other information
EDUCATION
He has studied comedy writing and travel and tourism at Humber College in Toronto, ON, Canada. (humberetc.com, 28 Mar 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Group A 2014-03-08 2
Mixed Group A 2014-03-09 4
Mixed Group A 2014-03-11 6
Mixed Group A - Standings 2014-03-11 1
Mixed Semifinal 2014-03-13 202
Mixed Bronze Medal Match 2014-03-15 102