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WEISS Juergen
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Germany   
GenderMen
Age40
Place of BirthAmberg, FRG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Germany
Occupation
Administrator
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting at age 14 with the Germania Grossalbershof club in Germany.
Club / Team
Germania Grossalbershof: Germany
Name of coach
Rudi Krenn [national]
General Interest
Awards and honours
He is a two-time winner of the Sportsman of the Year award in Amberg-Sulzbach, Germany. (onetz.de, 23 Apr 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (onetz.de, 23 Apr 2016)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of an accident in 1997. (oberpfalznetz.de, 19 Mar 2011)
Other information
CLUB FOUNDER
In 1999 he founded the wheelchair sports club RSC Amberg in Germany. (mittelbayerische.de, 05 Feb 2015; oberpfalznetz.de, 19 Mar 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
44 2010 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1  
40 2014 MP1 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 540
International Shooting Competition of Hannover
Rank Year Event Result
19 2017 P3 - 25m Pistol SH1 528
25 2017 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 494
18 2017 P5 - 10m Air Pistol Standard SH1 293
16 2017 P1 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 548