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Marco Maier

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW8

Further personal information

Residence
Freiburg, GER
Languages
German

Sport specific information

Club / Team
SV Kirchzarten: Germany
Name of coach
Ralf Rombach [national], GER

General interest

Hobbies
Volunteering in the fire department, nature, meeting friends. (nordski.de, 01 Apr 2021; Instagram profile, 20 May 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Power is only given to those who are prepared to lower themselves to pick it up." (Instagram profile, 24 Dec 2018)
Other sports
He competed in both Para biathlon and Para cross-country skiing at the 2019 World Championships in Prince George, BC, Canada. (SportsDeskOnline, 25 Nov 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (nordski.de, 30 Dec 2017)
Impairment
He was born missing parts of the fingers on his left hand. (nordski.de, 03 Sep 2016)
Other information
VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER
He has volunteered in the fire department in Blaichach, Germany. (nordski.de, 01 Apr 2021; Instagram profile, 20 May 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Prince George 2019 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships (Prince George, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Middle Distance Standing Final 2019-02-16 8
Men's Sprint - Free Style Standing Final 2019-02-18 7
Men's Sprint Standing Final 2019-02-20 7
Open Relay Final 2019-02-23 4
Men's Long Distance - Classic Standing Final 2019-02-24 10