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LORCH Jonathan
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC France   
GenderMen
Age35
Weight 63 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Further Personal Information
Residence
Toulouse, FRA
Languages
French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 11 and began competing at age 16 in Strasbourg, France.
Why this sport?
He discovered powerlifting during physiotherapy sessions at ASHPA Strasbourg in France. He found it helped him overcome his impairment.
Club / Team
ASHPA Strasbourg: France
Name of coach
Alexis Querou [national], FRA
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
France
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Berck-sur-Mer, FRA
General Interest
Nicknames
Jojo (ashpa.fr, 14 Apr 2011)
Hobbies
Technology. (handisport.org, 01 Mar 2018)
Awards and honours
He received the Sports Trophy in Strasbourg, France, in recognition of his performances during the 2009/10 season. (ashpa.fr, 14 Apr 2011)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works for an organisation that facilitates the involvement of people living with impairments into the French workforce. (handisport.org, 01 Mar 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2010 56kg 125.0
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2018 65kg 142