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    Alpine Skiing | Athlete Profile: Arthur BAUCHET - Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games

    Athlete Profile - Arthur BAUCHET

    Arthur BAUCHET
    Birth Date:  10 Oct 2000
    Age:  17
    Gender:   Male


    LW3

    Arthur BAUCHET - Schedule

    Schedule
    Start Time Event Status
    Wed, 7 Mar 11:30EST
    Men's Downhill, Standing 1st Training Run
    Finished
    Sat, 10 Mar 11:07EST
    Men's Downhill, Standing
    Finished
    Sun, 11 Mar 11:32EST
    Men's Super-G, Standing
    Finished
    Tue, 13 Mar 11:50EST
    Men's Super Combined, Standing Super-G
    Finished
    Tue, 13 Mar 16:22EST
    Men's Super Combined, Standing Slalom
    Finished
    Wed, 14 Mar Followed by
    Men's Giant Slalom, Standing Run 1
    Finished
    Wed, 14 Mar Followed by
    Men's Giant Slalom, Standing Run 2
    Finished
    Sat, 17 Mar Followed by
    Men's Slalom, Standing Run 1
    Finished
    Sat, 17 Mar Followed by
    Men's Slalom, Standing Run 2
    Finished

    Legend

    DNF: Did not finish
    EST: Estimated Start Time

    Biographical Information

    Highlights
    RankEventYearLocationResult
    World Championships
    1Slalom, Standing2017Tarvisio, ITA1:25.33
    1Giant Slalom, Standing2017Tarvisio, ITA2:13.63
    2Super-G, Standing2017Tarvisio, ITA1:04.09
    5Downhill, Standing2017Tarvisio, ITA1:14.48
    8Super Combined, Standing2017Tarvisio, ITA1:55.57
    Occupation Student
    Languages spoken French
    Club name Club des Sports du Brianconnais [France]
    Coach Mickael Charriere [national], FRA; Philippe Lambert; Christian Fermy; Jonathan Pascal (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
    Debut 2016 for France, in Landgraaf, Netherlands (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
    Start He began skiing at age five. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
    Reason "From the beginning I loved the sensation, so I told my parents I wanted to go ski racing. They organised so I could ski every weekend of the season and all of the holidays in Serre Chevalier [France]. It was my professor of sport at high school who spoke to me about Para skiing." (enroutepourrio.eu, 14 Dec 2016)
    Ambition To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Facebook page, 06 Mar 2017)
    Memorable Achievement Winning gold medals in slalom and giant slalom at the 2017 World Championships in Tarvisio, Italy. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
    Influence His coaches, and his family (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
    Additional information

    Classification 
    LW3 (IPC, 18 Feb 2018)

    Type of Impairment
    Impaired muscle power (enroutepourrio.eu, 14 Dec 2016)

    Origin of Impairment
    Congenital (enroutepourrio.eu, 14 Dec 2016)

    Impairment Details
    He has hereditary spastic paraplegia, a condition affecting his spinal cord that causes weakness and tremors in his legs, and makes him fatigued. He first received treatment for the impairment at age 11. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018; ledauphine.com, 05 Jan 2017; enroutepourrio.eu, 14 Dec 2016)

    Social Media

    Legend

    : This event is Live
    : Gold
    : Silver
    : Bronze
    : Gold Medal Event
    : Bronze Medal Event
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