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DISTEFANO Silvia
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Italy   
GenderWomen
Age46
Place of BirthGenoa, ITA
Height1.55 m
Weight 50 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW12-1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Genoa, ITA
Occupation
Doctor
Languages
English, Italian
Higher education
Medical Biology - University of Genoa: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in March 2008 in Bellamonte, Italy.
Club / Team
Freewhite Ski Team: Sestriere, ITA
Name of coach
Gianfranco Martin [club], ITA, from 2011; Davide Gros [national], ITA
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Italy
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing second at the 2012 and 2013 national championships. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)
Impairment
She has been diagnosed with recidivant myelitis, a type of viral infection. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2013)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as an anesthesiologist at San Martino Hospital in Genoa, Italy. (Facebook profile, 19 Feb 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
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