Para Ice Hockey
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1998.
Why this sport?
He had previously played football, but after his accident found ice sledge hockey to be the fastest team para-sport.
Name of coach
Andreas Pokorny [national], GER
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
In September 2015 he suffered a foot injury. (eissportclub-dresden.de, 14 Sep 2015)
He has competed in handcycling at national level in Germany. (marathon-hannover.de, 30 Apr 2014)
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (deutsche-paralympische-mannschaft.de, May 2015)
He has had his left leg amputated above the knee following an accident. (adendorf-bulldogs.jimdo.com, 2013)