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ANDERSEN Johnny
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Denmark   
GenderMen
Age60
Place of BirthCopenhagen, DEN
Height1.87 m
Weight 75 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH2
Further Personal Information
Family
Child Fie
Residence
Aarhus, DEN
Languages
Danish, English, German, Norwegian, Swedish
Higher education
Military Studies - Danish Army: Copenhagen, DEN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para shooting in 1995 at a rifle club in Vallensbaek, Denmark.
Why this sport?
"After six years in the army I wanted to see if I was still able to shoot."
Club / Team
Naestved Skytteklub: Denmark
Senior International Debut
Year
1997
Competing for
Denmark
Tournament
European Championships
Location
France
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2005 he received the Hans Just Sport Award in Denmark. (paralympic.dk, 2012)

He was named the 2004 Athlete of the Year in Vallensbaek, Denmark. (paralympic.dk, 2012)
Impairment
He struck his head after jumping into shallow water while swimming. His injuries resulted in tetraplegia. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012; h-g-f.dk, 01 Oct 2009)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has served as president of the Stensved Skytteforening club in Denmark. (sydtid.dk, 06 Nov 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2004 Air Rifle Prone SH2 704.4
5 2004 Air Rifle Standing SH2 701.8
7 2008 Air Rifle Prone SH2 703.8
14 2008 Air Rifle Standing SH2 595
Qualification 2016 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 622.8
Qualification 2016 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 627.4
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2006 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 702.6
3 2006 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 704.7
2 2006 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 687.7
15 2010 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2  
11 2010 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 584
43 2010 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2  
8 2014 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 609.1
21 2014 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 626.4
5 2014 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 147.1
14 2019 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 627.9
23 2019 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 631.9
42 2019 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 596.6
World Cup (Szczecin)
Rank Year Event Result
7 2015 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 102.9
2 2015 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 211.6
10 2015 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 625.3
30 2015 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 627.5
9 2016 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 622.6
17 2016 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 626.8
16 2016 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 624.3
26 2016 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 626.7
12 2018 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 604.3
9 2018 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 626.5
16 2018 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 630.8
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2013 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 624.8
17 2013 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 608.0
21 2013 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 628.7
16 2018 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 620.0
33 2018 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 615.0