Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Athlete, Office Worker
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1986 in Bolzano, Italy.
Why this sport?
"I've always liked skiing, and I love the mountains."
Club / Team
ASD Brainpower: Belluno, ITA
Name of coach
Davide Gros [national], ITA; Mattia Casanova, ITA, from 2011
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in a race in Sestriere, Italy, in 2012. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2014)
Most influential person in career
His teammates and support staff at his club ASD Brainpower in Belluno, Italy. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2014)
Hero / Idol
Italian alpine skiers Marc Girardelli and Alberto Tomba. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"In sports, always strive for perfection." (Athlete, 11 Mar 2014)
He had his right leg amputated in 1984 because of bone cancer. (ilpiccolo.gelocal.it, 11 Jan 2012; Athlete, 11 Mar 2014)
|Men's Giant Slalom Standing||Final Round||41|
|Men's Slalom Standing||Final Round||35|
|Men's Slalom Standing||Final||2011-01-20||9999|
|Men's Giant Slalom Standing||Final||2011-01-21||22|
|Men's Slalom Standing||Final Round||2014-03-13||9999|