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REXOVA Alexandra
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Slovakia   
GenderWomen
Age17
Place of BirthBratislava, SVK
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
B2
Guide
Eva Trajcikova
Further Personal Information
Residence
Zohor, SVK
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Slovak
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began skiing at age four. She was introduced to Para sports at an international junior camp in Jasna, Slovakia.
Why this sport?
"My mother loves winter sports so I started skating and skiing with her. After the birth of my brother, I began skiing with my grandfather. At the beginning it was difficult but as I got better, skiing became my passion."
Club / Team
SKZP Pegas Remata: Handlová, SVK
Name of coach
Roman Petrik [national], SVK; Martin Makovnik
Training Regime
She trains five times a week.
General Interest
Nicknames
Saska, Rexik (paralympic.sk, 12 Aug 2021; Facebook profile, 25 Sep 2021)
Hobbies
Boxing, dancing, bike riding, playing football and hockey. (Instagram profile, 13 Oct 2021; Athlete, 03 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Slovakian Para skier Jakub Krako. "He advised me when I met him." (Athlete, 03 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
Slovakian Para skier Henrieta Farkasova, Slovakian skier Petra Vlhova. (Athlete, 03 Mar 2022)
Injuries
In December 2020 she sustained a minor concussion after a fall. She required hospital treatment but was back on the slopes several days later. (spv.sk, 22 Dec 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Dreams can inspire you, but goals will change your life." (Facebook page, 30 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (paralympic.sk, 12 Aug 2021)
Impairment
She has Stargardt disease, which affects her central vision. Her vision began to deteriorate between age six and seven. (paralympic.sk, 22 Dec 2020; spv.sk, 22 Dec 2020)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2022 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:25.13
1 2022 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:17.01
  2022 Super Combined - Visually Impaired  DNF
5 2022 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:02.02
3 2022 Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:36.31