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HAHN Swen
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Germany   
GenderMen
Age41
Place of BirthAlzey, FRG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
SH2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Alzey, GER
Occupation
Administrator
Languages
German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para shooting at the SV Petersberg club in Bechtolsheim, Germany.
Why this sport?
He got involved in Para shooting after he began to find taking part in running events difficult because of his leg impairment.
Name of coach
Karl-Heinz Edler, GER
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His parents. (allgemeine-zeitung.de, 15 May 2015)
Famous relatives
His father coached athletics at the TSG Weinheim club in Germany. (allgemeine-zeitung.de, 15 May 2015)
Impairment
He was born with hemiparesis, which causes muscle weakness on the right side of his body. He has also had eight operations on his leg as the result of a bone disease called fibrous dysplasia. (allgemeine-zeitung.de, 15 May 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
15 2014 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 603.0
International Shooting Competition of Hannover
Rank Year Event Result
16 2017 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 604.2
34 2017 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 624.9