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CAMDESSOUCENS Julien
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC France   
GenderMen
Age36
Place of BirthMulhouse, FRA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Residence
Dijon, FRA
Occupation
Coach, Nurse, Nutritionist
Languages
French
Higher education
Paramedicine - IFSI Montbeliard: France
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up weightlifting at age 18. He began powerlifting in 2008 at the Handisport Pontarlier club in France.
Why this sport?
He wanted to develop his body.
Club / Team
Handisport Pontarlier: France
General Interest
Other sports
He also competes in Para canoe sprint and won gold the 200m event at the 2017 National Championships in Vitre, France. (aspttdijoncanoekayak.fr, 22 Jul 2017)
Impairment
He was born without a fibula in his left leg, which resulted in him having the limb amputated below the knee at age 10, and then above the knee at age 18. (dijon-sportnews.fr, 08 Jun 2016)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
He has also studied physical education at the University of Burgundy in Dijon, France. (dijon-sportnews.fr, 08 Jun 2016; Facebook profile, 17 Oct 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2013 97kg  NoM
10 2018 97kg 170