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Nicolas Berejny

Alpine Skiing
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
B2

Further personal information

Family
Partner Sophie Troc
Residence
France

General interest

Nicknames
Nico (ladepeche.fr, 10 Mar 2006)
Injuries
He was injured in early 2012. (ledauphine.com, 04 Mar 2012)
Famous relatives
His partner Sophie Troc is formerly his guide, including at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver. (france-paralympique.fr, 22 Aug 2013)
Impairment
In April 1999, an accident at work resulted in burns to his eyes, which left him visually impaired. (ladepeche.fr, 10 Mar 2006)
Other information
RETIREMENT
He has retired from competitive para-alpine skiing. (vivrefm.com, 23 Jan 2015)

PRESIDENTIAL THANKS
He won France's first gold medal of the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver, and was personally congratulated by French President Nicolas Sarkozy. (elysee.fr, 01 Mar 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Torino 2006 Paralympic Winter Games (Torino, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Downhill Visually impaired Final Round 3
Men's Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 1
Men's Giant Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 1
Men's Super-G Visually impaired Final Round 9999
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 9999
Men's Downhill Visually impaired Final Round 5
Men's Super-G Visually impaired Final Round 1
Men's Super Combined Visually impaired Final Round 4
Men's Giant Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 9999
IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Kangwonland, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Giant Slalom VI Final 2009-02-21 1
Men's Super-G VI Final 2009-02-23 4
Men's Super-Combined VI Final 2009-02-23 7
Men's Super-G VI Run 2 2009-02-24 4
Men's Downhill VI Final 2009-02-28 4
2011 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Sestriere, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Downhill VI Final 2011-01-16 1
Men's Super-G VI Final 2011-01-18 3
Men's Super-Combined VI Final 2011-01-19 9999
Men's Slalom VI Final 2011-01-20 4
Men's Giant Slalom VI Final 2011-01-21 4
Mixed Team Event VI/Sitting/Standing Final 2011-01-23 1
IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (La Molina, Spain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Downhill VI Race 1 2013-02-20 10
Men's Super-G VI Race 1 2013-02-21 11
Men's Slalom VI Race 1 2013-02-24 9999
Men's Super-Combined VI Race 1 2013-02-25 6
Men's Giant Slalom VI Race 1 2013-02-26 8