Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para shooting at the SV Petersberg club in Bechtolsheim, Germany.
Why this sport?
He got involved in Para shooting after he began to find taking part in running events difficult because of his leg impairment.
Name of coach
Karl-Heinz Edler, GER
Most influential person in career
His parents. (allgemeine-zeitung.de, 15 May 2015)
His father coached athletics at the TSG Weinheim club in Germany. (allgemeine-zeitung.de, 15 May 2015)
He was born with hemiparesis, which causes muscle weakness on the right side of his body. He has also had eight operations on his leg as the result of a bone disease called fibrous dysplasia. (allgemeine-zeitung.de, 15 May 2015)
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