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Scott Farquhar

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW11

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2014 at the National Sports Center for the Disabled [NSCD] in Winter Park, CO, United States of America.
Why this sport?
While at a tennis camp he met British Para alpine skier Sophie Elwes, who told him about the NSCD in Winter Park, CO, United States of America.
Training Regime
He splits his time between training in London, England, and Winter Park, CO, United States of America.

General interest

Other sports
He has played wheelchair tennis at national level in Great Britain. (tennisfoundation.org.uk, 17 Jul 2016)
Impairment
A fall from a 40-foot high wall resulted in him injuring his spinal cord and sustaining a traumatic brain injury. (nscd.org, 2017)