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MICHIELETTO Manuel
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Italy   
GenderMen
Age35
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW11
Further Personal Information
Residence
Casale sul Sile, ITA
Occupation
Administrator
Languages
Italian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2012 at ASD Brainpower ski centre in Alleghe, Italy.
Why this sport?
He was a professional rugby player before his accident and still wanted to keep competing in a sport.
Club / Team
ASD Brainpower: Alleghe, ITA
Name of coach
Davide Gros [national], ITA
General Interest
Nicknames
Mice (Facebook profile, 29 Dec 2018)
Other sports
Prior to his accident he played rugby union for Rugby Casale in Italy. (tribunatreviso.gelocal.it, 24 May 2015)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of a car accident in 2012. (tribunatreviso.gelocal.it, 24 May 2015)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has worked as an administrator for his family's trucking company Mi.Ro. Servizi in Casale sul Sile, Italy. In 2017 he was elected vice president of the National Association Guide of Transportation Law for the Impaired [ANGLAT] of Treviso province in Italy. (Facebook profile, 29 Dec 2018; miroservizi.it, 03 Jan 2018; anglattreviso.it, 07 Apr 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
19 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Sitting 2:39.45
  2018/2019 Slalom - Sitting  DNF
  2018/2019 Super Combined - Sitting  DNF
  2018/2019 Super-G - Sitting  DNF
World Cup (Veysonnaz)
Rank Year Event Result
26 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Sitting 1:57.51
30 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Sitting  
19 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Sitting 2:39.45
  2018/2019 Slalom - Sitting  DNF
  2018/2019 Super-G - Sitting  DNF