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Vanesa Gaskova

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
LW5/7-1

Further personal information

Residence
Ošcadnica, SVK
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Slovak

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She first tried skiing at age eight.
Why this sport?
She lived near a ski resort, so it was natural for her to get interested in the sport. "I told my parents about wanting to start skiing. One fine day I found skis under the Christmas tree. The feeling of happiness when I saw them is indescribable."
Club / Team
Ski Team Oscadnica: Slovakia
Name of coach
Roman Petrik [national], SVK; Martin Makovnik, SVK; Dusan Polacek [club], SVK; Stefan Malik [club], SVK

General interest

Nicknames
Vaneske (partnerstva.allianzsp.sk, 01 Jan 2019)