Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics at the Sparta Athletic Club in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Why this sport?
He achieved fourth place in his first competitive event, which encouraged him to continue. "Life goes on. It's all about seeing opportunities and not obstacles, which is why I chose to try several different disability sports."
Club / Team
Helsingor IF Athletics: Denmark
Name of coach
Joachim Lund [national], DEN; Paul Steffeson, DEN, from 2015 ; Simon Stewart, USA
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You gotta have fun." (Athlete, 22 Sep 2015)
He competed in handcycling from 2008-2012. (Athlete, 22 Sep 2015)
He broke his back in a skiing accident in February 2008. (Athlete, 22 Sep 2015)
|Men's Discus Throw F56||Final 1||2015-10-22||10|
|Men's Javelin F57||Final 1||2015-10-24||16|