Laureen Welschbillig

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Husband Stephane, children Mael and Celian
Languages
French
Higher education
Economics, Management - Cergy-Pontoise University: France

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
She missed being able to ski following her accident. A friend said to her, 'if you do not ski, it's because you do not want it'. She was irritated by the comment and it motivated her to learn about Para alpine skiing.

General interest

Hobbies
Playing badminton. (info-levallois.com, 30 Aug 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Know that life does not end in a wheelchair. It is just beginning." (foundation.cnam.fr, 14 Nov 2014)
Impairment
In 2006 she was hit by a car while riding a motorcycle. (foundation.cnam.fr, 14 Nov 2014)
Other information
INTERNATIONAL RETIREMENT
She has retired from competing in Para alpine skiing at international level. (info-levallois.com, 30 Aug 2017)

OCCUPATION
She has worked as a crisis manager for the Regional Health Agency [ARS] in France. (info-levallois.com, 30 Aug 2017)

OTHER EDUCATION
She studied organisation and management of change, and law, economics and management at the National Conservatory of Arts and Crafts [CNAM] in Paris, France. (LinkedIn profile, Jan 2017; foundation.cnam.fr, 14 Nov 2014)