Roberto Sartori

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Guide
Tommaso Pilat

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age six.
Why this sport?
"I started when my parents took me to the mountains on Sundays to teach the basics of what, right now, is my passion." During these sessions, he met Paolo Tavian, who would continue to foster his development, and become his coach.
Club / Team
SportxAll Hans Erlacher Team: Monfalcone, ITA
Name of coach
Davide Gros [national]

General interest

Hobbies
Playing guitar, practising martial arts. (gazzetta.it, 16 Nov 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I believe that sport is a personal revenge for all those who in life have found difficulties. Anyone can practise it." (gazzetta.it, 16 Nov 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (gazzetta.it, 16 Nov 2015)
Impairment
He was born with albinism. (gazzetta.it, 16 Nov 2015)