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Natalie Brunzel

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power

Further personal information

Residence
Auckland, NZL
Occupation
Athlete, Communications Professional
Languages
English, German
Higher education
English, Media Studies - Facebook profile, 02 Aug 2018: Palmerston North, NZL

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2017.
Club / Team
Parafed Auckland Shooting Club: New Zealand

International debut

Year
2019
Competing for
New Zealand
Tournament
World Cup
Location
United Arab Emirates

General interest

Hobbies
Writing poetry, screenplays and books, going to the theatre, watching movies and concerts. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Oct 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (help.mycare.co.nz, 08 Mar 2019)
Impairment
She has spinal muscular atrophy. (paralympic.org, 15 Jun 2019)
Other information
FURTHER STUDIES
She completed a master's degree in public relations at Auckland University of Technology in 2013 and a master's degree in communications at Massey University in 2015. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Oct 2018)

OCCUPATION
She has worked as a communications manager for Mycare, a New Zealand company that assists people with impairments who are looking for homecare support or work opportunities. Prior to that she worked for the Muscular Dystrophy Association of New Zealand. "I work as a freelance communication consultant, mainly in the non-profit sector." (LinkedIn profile, 01 Oct 2018; mycare.co.nz, 2019; beaccessible.org.nz, 01 Jan 2018)