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Vinod Budhathoki

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Two children
Residence
Maidstone, ENG
Occupation
Real Estate Developer

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was introduced to shooting Para sport through a coach.
Training Regime
He trains in Aylesbury, England.

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Great Britain
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Osijek, CRO

General interest

Other sports
He competed in sitting volleyball and Para cycling at the 2014 Invictus Games in London, England. (helpforheroes.org.uk, 01 Jun 2016)
Impairment
In 2010 he lost his legs and three fingers after stepping on an improved explosive device [IED] while serving with the Gurkha regiment of the British Army in Afghanistan. (kentonline.co.uk, 31 May 2017; kslhair.com, 26 May 2017; BBC South East Facebook page, 07 Sep 2016)