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ABGOTTSPON Michelle
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Switzerland   
GenderWomen
Age22
Place of BirthVisp, SUI
Height1.60 m
Weight 40 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B3
Guide
Tatiana Furrer
Further Personal Information
Residence
Stalden, SUI
Occupation
Student
Languages
German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began skiing at age six in Gspon, Switzerland.
Why this sport?
She lived in a ski area as a girl and it was something she could do with her friends.
Name of coach
Bjorn Bruhin [national]; Nadja Hortmann, SUI, from 2013
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Switzerland
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning at the 2013 national championships in Veysonnaz, Switzerland. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)
Most influential person in career
Her guide Tatiana Furrer. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)
Ambitions
To represent the Swiss national team for as long as possible. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)
Impairment
Her visual impairment is a result of nystagmus. The condition causes her eyes to move involuntarily. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.