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MARTINEZ Leonardo
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Argentina   
GenderMen
Age42
Place of BirthMalargŁe, ARG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW11
Further Personal Information
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age six.
Why this sport?
He skied before his accident, and his friends convinced him to return to the sport after he had recovered.
General Interest
Nicknames
Poke (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)
Impairment
He was involved in a skiing accident on 20 August 2005, which resulted in paraplegia. (losandes.com.ar, 28 Jul 2008)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
25 2010 Giant Slalom - Sitting 3:42.61