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Trent Milton

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Australia
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
His main motivation to take up adaptive snowboarding was to continue the active lifestyle that he had prior to his injuries. "I want the relationship back with my body that I had pre-injury."
Name of coach
Lukas Prem [national], AUS

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Australia
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Landgraaf, NED

General interest

Hobbies
Surfing, paddleboarding. (news.com.au, 04 Feb 2014)
Injuries
He had to withdraw from the Paralympic Test Event in Sochi in 2013 due to a bout of influenza. (paralympic.org.au, 07 Mar 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Life is too good not to enjoy." (paralympic.org.au, 04 Mar 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Winter Games. (paralympic.org, 08 Mar 2013)
Impairment
A motorcycle accident in 2011 led to the amputation of his leg, and resulted in an acquired brain injury. (disabledwintersport.com.au, 04 Mar 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Para Snowboard Cross Standing Final Round 2014-03-14 20