Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He switched from Para swimming to Para athletics in 2002.
Why this sport?
"I would have continued swimming if I had better training facilities. But the hall was not always open when I had time. With the wheelchair racing I can train at home and thus divide my time better."
Club / Team
RSG Langenhagen: Germany
Name of coach
Willi Gernemann [national]
Most influential person in career
His parents. (langeleine.de, 26 Jan 2008)