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Nils Paschold

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
F55

Further personal information

Occupation
Clerk
Languages
German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He started athletics in 2002 after a trial training session. The idea came to him after a skiing holiday where he realised he would like to do sports in the Summer too.
Club / Team
SV 1883 Schwarza: Germany
Name of coach
Willi Gernemann [national]

General interest

Injuries
In 2011 he stayed in hospital for four months because of an open wound and was unable to compete for a year. (otz.de, 26 Jan 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
“I go my own way or better put: I roll my own way.” (otz.de, 26 Jan 2012)
Impairment
He was born with paraplegia. (otz.de, 26 Jan 2012)