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ORSINI Nicolo Maria
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Italy   
GenderMen
Age36
Place of BirthTurin, ITA
Height1.75 m
Weight 72 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW6/8-2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Turin, ITA
Occupation
Architect
Languages
English, French, Italian
Higher education
Architecture - Polytechnic University of Turin: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He learned to ski at age 10, and began competing seriously in 2013.
Why this sport?
"Skiing is beautiful and the mountains are my life."
Club / Team
Ski Team Cesana: Italy
Name of coach
Davide Gros [national], ITA
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Italy
General Interest
Hero / Idol
US alpine skier Ted Ligety. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Just go out there and have fun." (Athlete, 10 Mar 2014)
Impairment
He was born without a left hand. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
  2014 Giant Slalom - Standing DSQ
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2014/2015 Giant Slalom - Standing DNF
  2014/2015 Slalom - Standing DNF
World Cup
Rank Year Event Result
15 2013/2014 Giant Slalom - Standing  
13 2014/2015 Giant Slalom - Standing  
20 2015/2016 Downhill - Standing