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EDER Armin
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Austria   
Height1.76 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further Personal Information
Wife Heike Eder
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in Para alpine skiing during the 2014/15 season.
Club / Team
Ski For Life [AUT] / RC ENJO Vorarlberg [AUT]:
Name of coach
Robert Meusburger [Ski for Life]; Philipp Bonadimann [Ski for Life]
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You cannot change the wind, but you can set the sails differently." (, 28 Jun 2018)
Other sports
He has played wheelchair basketball at national level. He also represented Austria in taekwondo as an able-bodied athlete, competing at the 2003 World Championships in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. (, 30 Sep 2015;, 28 Sep 2003)
Famous relatives
His wife Heike Eder [Turtscher] has represented Austria in Para alpine skiing, winning bronze in sitting slalom at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (SportsDeskOnline, 09 Jan 2019;, 06 Mar 2018)
He has incomplete paraplegia as the result of a diving accident in 2006. (, 28 Jun 2018)

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