Magnus Roed

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
B1

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
Norwegian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He has been skiing since he could walk, and joined Stokke IL at age eight.
Club / Team
Stokke IL: Norway
Name of coach
Lars Berger [national]

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with friends, working at the family farm, playing guitar, bass and the accordion. (skiforbundet.no, 22 May 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at major international tournaments. (skiforbundet.no, 22 May 2017)
Impairment
He was born with a rare visual condition, which caused him to gradually lose his sight from age four until he became completely blind. (sb.no, 23 Dec 2014; skiforbundet.no, 22 May 2017)