Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age three, and took up para-skiing in 2014.
Why this sport?
Both of his parents were involved in the sport. His mother was a ski instructor and his father managed the ski lifts. After his accident he stopped skiing for a while, until his mother helped register him for a para-skiing club.
Club / Team
Handisport Grenoble: France
Listening to music, watching movies. (Athlete, 19 Jun 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Completing his first race after his accident. (Athlete, 19 Jun 2016)
Hero / Idol
French para-alpine skier Frederic Francois. (Athlete, 19 Jun 2016)
His left arm was amputated as a result of a road accident in June 2013. (kisskissbankbank.com, 09 Jun 2015)