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DELEPLACE Hyacinthe
Sport Para alpine skiing, Para athletics
NPC France   
GenderMen
Age29
Place of BirthVilleurbanne, FRA
Height1.83 m
Weight 69 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Frederic Mazieres
Further Personal Information
Residence
Grenoble, FRA
Languages
French, Spanish, English
Higher education
Sports Science - Claude Bernard University: Lyon, FRA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age three.
Why this sport?
His parents introduced him to skiing. He competed in giant slalom until age 10 and then began to pursue Para athletics. He switched back to Para alpine skiing in about 2015. "I felt the need to go back to basics and to have new ambitions in a sport I did all of my childhood."
Club / Team
Lyon Athletisme: France
General Interest
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
He has a lucky green model of a cat that he always brings to competitions. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2012)
Other sports
He competed in athletics [T12 200m and T12 400m] at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (SportsDeskOnline, 08 Sep 2012)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (sponsorise.me, Apr 2017)
Impairment
He has congenital cataracts. (sponsorise.me, Apr 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall) - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
Semifinal 2012 400m T12 51.40
Round 1 2012 200m T12  DSQ
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
7 2011 400m T12 54.54
10 2011 200m T12 23.53
3 2013 4 x 100m Relay T11-13 44.70
3 2013 400m T12 51.18