Para Ice Hockey
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing Para ice hockey at age 19 in Hanover, Germany.
Why this sport?
"I was interested in ice hockey so I looked for a club in Hanover for Para ice hockey."
Club / Team
ERC Hanover Ice Lions: Germany
Name of coach
Andreas Pokorny [national], GER
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Splinter (Athlete, 08 Oct 2019)
Climbing. (Instagram profile, 14 Nov 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Beating the Czech Republic in a 2015 international match that retained Germany's 'Pool A' status. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Tim Siekmann. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2019)
He fractured his foot in 2019. (Athlete, 08 Oct 2019)
He has a form of cerebral palsy named spastic diplegia. The condition causes constant stiffness in his leg muscles. (deutsche-paralympische-mannschaft.de, 01 May 2015)