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DICKSON Jeff
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Canada   
GenderMen
Age58
Place of BirthSudbury, CAN
Height1.80 m
Weight 82 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW9
Further Personal Information
Residence
Sudbury, ON, CAN
Occupation
Real Estate Developer, Sales
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He was introduced to skiing at age three by his parents.
Club / Team
Ontario Disabled Alpine Racing Team: Canada
General Interest
Injuries
He qualified for but was forced to miss the 1998 Paralympic Winter Games in Nagano due to a knee injury and personal circumstances. (gzapg2010.cn, 17 May 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up in life and pursue your goals." (paralympic.ca, 01 Jan 2011)
Famous relatives
Both his sisters are triathletes. (paralympic.ca, 2011)
Impairment
In 1983 he was involved in a vehicle accident in which he lost his left foot and paralysed his left arm. (gzapg2010.cn, 17 May 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 1992 Downhill LW1,3,5/7,9 1:13.29
3 1992 Super-G LW1,3,5/7,9 1:24.44
1 1992 Slalom LW1,3,5/7,9 1:20.98
  1998 Slalom LW9  DNS
  2010 Downhill - Standing  DNF
  2010 Slalom - Standing  DNS
19 2010 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:38.18
16 2010 Super-G - Standing 1:27.83