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VON KOCH Anna
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Sweden   
GenderWomen
Age40
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B2
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Harold, daughter Ebba, step-son Axel
Other names
Anna Skold
Residence
Sollentuna, SWE
Occupation
Journalist
Languages
Swedish
Sport Specific Information
Name of coach
Vicente Tomas [national], ESP
General Interest
Famous relatives
Her husband Harold von Koch competed in the pentathlon event at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens and competes in para-alpine skiing internationally. (Twitter profile, 18 Feb 2015; nt.se, 08 Aug 2008)
Impairment
She was born with only 10% vision. (expressen.se, 25 Mar 2013)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as a reporter for Women's Weekly Magazine in Sweden. (Twitter profile, 18 Feb 2015)

TELEVISION COUPLE
She was a participant in a Swedish television programme called Against All Odds, which aired in November 2011. The show followed nine people with impairments as they trekked 1,500km from Zambia to Namibia. She met her husband Harold on the show, as he also participated in the trek. (nrk.no, 19 Jan 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
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