Athlete Biography

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency

Origin of Impairment
Accident

Impairment Details
His right leg was amputated at the thigh after an accident in May 2004.

Start of sporting career
He took up para-cycling and swimming in 2005.

Reason for taking up this sport
It was his priority to remain physically active after the accident so he began swimming and cycling.

Training
He rides between 400-500km a week.

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Competition Highlights
PARA - TRIATHLON

RankEventYearLocationResult
World Championships
1TRI-22013London, GBR1:12:21
1TRI-22012Auckland, NZL1:09:41
3PT22014Edmonton, AB, CAN1:15:02

PARA - CYCLING
RankEventYearLocation
Paralympic Games
6LC3 - Time Trial2008Beijing, CHN
7LC3/LC4/CP3 - Road Race2008Beijing, CHN
11LC3/LC4 - 1000m Time Trial2008Beijing, CHN
Road World Championships
2C2 - Road Race2010Baie-Comeau, QC, CAN
3LC3 - Road Race2009Bogogno, ITA
4LC3 - Time Trial2009Bogogno, ITA
5C2 - Time Trial2011Roskilde, DEN
5C2 - Time Trial2010Baie-Comeau, QC, CAN
7C2 - Road Race2013Baie-Comeau, QC, CAN
10C2 - Time Trial2013Baie-Comeau, QC, CAN
10LC3 - Road Race2007Bordeaux, FRA
DNFC2 - Road Race2011Roskilde, DEN
Castiglione della Pescaia
4C2 - Time Trial2014Castiglione della Pescaia, ITA
8C2 - Road Race2014Castiglione della Pescaia, ITA
International Para-cycling Cup - Cantimpalos
4C2 - Time Trial2014Cantimpalos, ESP
5C2 - Road Race2014Cantimpalos, ESP
Matane
4C2 - Road Race2013Matane, QC, CAN
DNSC2 - Time Trial2013Matane, QC, CAN

PARA - CYCLING - TRACK
RankEventYearLocation
Paralympic Games
9LC3 - 3km Pursuit2008Beijing, CHN
Track World Championships
8C2 - 3km Pursuit2012Los Angeles, CA, USA
9C2 - 1000m Time Trial2012Los Angeles, CA, USA
10C1-5 Team Sprint2012Los Angeles, CA, USA

 

Athlete Other Sports: Before his accident he competed in judo at a regional level and is also a judo coach.

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