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Stephan Fuhrer

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5

Further personal information

Family
One daughter
Residence
Zurich, SUI
Occupation
Athlete, Business Owner

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2016.

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to rock music. (swissparalympic.ch, 19 Aug 2018)
Injuries
He missed the 2019 World Championships in London, England, due to a health problem. (swissparalympic.ch, 15 Sep 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (autosense.ch, 13 Mar 2020; swissparalympic.ch, 19 Aug 2018)
Impairment
A work accident in 1997 resulted in paraplegia. (swissparalympic.ch, 01 Sep 2018)
Other information
BUSINESS OWNER
He and his brother Jorg own and operate Fuhrer Gartenbau AG, a landscaping company based in Greifensee, Switzerland. (autosense.ch, 13 Mar 2020; fuhrer-gartenbau.com, 19 Aug 2018)