Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport Studies - University of Brescia: Italy
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting at age 24 in Suzzara, Italy.
Why this sport?
"To improve myself."
Club / Team
Cinque Anelli : Brescia, ITA
Name of coach
Micaela Comini, ITA, from 2015
Sport, music, movies. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the world championships. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Micaela Comini. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Keep strong." (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
He has represented Italy in Para sailing and competed in the three-person keelboat mixed event at the 2010 World Championships in Medemblik, Netherlands. He has also competed in Para swimming at national level in Italy. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019; SportsDeskOnline, 12 Sep 2017; IPC, 06 Nov 2009)
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
He has spina bifida. (Athlete, 20 Jun 2019)
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