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SCHAEFERS Andreas
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Germany   
GenderMen
Age55
Height1.77 m
Weight 83 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH2
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Stefanie, children Sandra and Rene
Residence
Paderborn, GER
Languages
English, German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1980 at age 16 in Altenbeken, Germany.
Why this sport?
His friends got him involved in the sport.
Club / Team
SV Brachthausen-Wirme: Germany
Name of coach
Rudi Krenn [national]
Coach from which country?
Germany
Senior International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Germany
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Szczecin
General Interest
Hobbies
Making music. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)
Most influential person in career
His first coach, Albert Niggemeier, who died in 2004. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)
Impairment
His left arm was amputated due to an accident. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
15 2012 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 599