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LINDSTROM Aaron
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Sweden   
GenderMen
Age20
Place of BirthSkövde, SWE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW6/8-2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Åre, SWE
Languages
English, German, Swedish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age three.
Club / Team
SK Vitesse: Skövde, SWE
Name of coach
Henrik Bergqvist [national], SWE
Senior International Debut
Year
2014
Competing for
Sweden
Location
Norway
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing seventh in giant slalom at the 2017 World Cup event in Hakuba, Japan, and placing eighth in slalom at the 2017 World Cup event in Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea. (IPC, 10 Feb 2018)
Hero / Idol
US alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin. (IPC, 10 Feb 2018)
Awards and honours
He has been named Best Athlete with an Impairment at the Skovde Sports Gala in Sweden. (IPC, 10 Feb 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (aftonbladet.sem 17 Mar 2018)
Impairment
He has dysmelia, a congenital limb impairment affecting his left hand and forearm. (aftonbladet.se, 05 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
18 2018 Super-G - Standing 1:31.77
  2018 Super Combined - Standing  DNF
16 2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:25.16
7 2018 Slalom - Standing 1:42.95
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2016/2017 Super Combined - Standing  DNF
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNS
  2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  DNS
15 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:18.71
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2018/2019 Super Combined - Standing  DNF
13 2018/2019 Super-G - Standing 1:06.00
World Cup Final
Rank Year Event Result
19 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:37.24
18 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:33.68
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DSQ
8 2016/2017 Slalom - Standing 1:39.52
World Cup
Rank Year Event Result
22 2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  
19 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  
15 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing  
  2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
4 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:59.10
10 2017/2018 Slalom - Standing 1:45.06
2 2017/2018 Slalom - Standing 1:44.14
  2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DNF
11 2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  
19 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  
15 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:18.71
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
13 2018/2019 Super-G - Standing 1:06.00
10 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:41.37
  2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing  DSQ
6 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:45.94
3 2018/2019 Slalom - Standing 1:43.67
3 2018/2019 Slalom - Standing 1:49.24
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
10 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:58.69
6 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:58.85
  2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2019/2020 Slalom - Standing  DNF
18 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing  
8 2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  
15 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing  
Kühtai
Rank Year Event Result
  2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  DNF
8 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:09.04
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
Hakuba
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:53.56
6 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:15.63
7 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:14.69