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PINTO Chloe
Sport Para cross-country
NPC France   
GenderWomen
Age21
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW9
Further Personal Information
Residence
ArÍches-Beaufort, FRA
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began cross-country skiing at a young age at SC Areches-Beaufort in France. She took up Para Nordic skiing in around 2018.
Why this sport?
She was inspired to pursue the sport seriously after watching the Paralympic Winter Games and French Para alpine skier Marie Bochet.
Club / Team
Albertville Handisport [FRA] / SC Areches-Beaufort [FRA]:
General Interest
Hero / Idol
French Para alpine skier Marie Bochet. (nordicmag.info, 06 May 2021)
Injuries
She was affected by knee problems during the 2020/21 season. (nordicmag.info, 06 May 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2019 she was named Revelation Female Para Athlete of the Year by the Regional Olympic Committee of the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region in France. (crosauvergnerhonealpes.fr, 01 Oct 2019; cnaannonay07.com, 14 Sep 2019)
Other sports
She has competed internationally in both Para cross-country skiing and Para biathlon. (nordicmag.info, 06 May 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2026 Paralympic Winter Games in Milan-Cortina. (nordicmag.info, 06 May 2021)
Impairment
She has hemiplegia that affects the left side of her body as a result of a stroke at age six. (nordicmag.info, 06 May 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.