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Meije Bidault

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW12-1

Further personal information

Family
Two children
Residence
Vallorcine, FRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She joined a ski club at age six.
Why this sport?
She was born into a family of ski instructors, and competed in able-bodied skiing as a child. She took up Para alpine skiing during the 2013/14 season because she wanted to push herself.
Club / Team
CS Chamonix: France

General interest

Hobbies
Wakeboarding, travel. (Instagram profile, 14 Jan 2019)
Injuries
She broke her collarbone while training in November 2014, and returned to competition in January 2015. (Facebook profile, 16 Feb 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2019 World Championships in Slovenia and Italy. (sitnride.fr, 23 Apr 2018)
Impairment
She was involved in an accident in 2004 that resulted in paraplegia. (sitnride.fr, 23 Apr 2018; Tous Handisport Facebook page, 07 Nov 2014)