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KRÍLL Brigitte
Sport Para dance sport
NPC Austria   
GenderWomen
Age52
Place of BirthLienz, AUT
Height1.54 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
L&F2
Further Personal Information
Languages
German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2010 in Vienna, Austria.
Why this sport?
"I wanted to dance for a long time before it finally became available in my city."
Club / Team
Vienna Rolli-Dancedream: Austria
Coach from which country?
Austria
Coach from what year?
2011
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Austria
General Interest
Nicknames
Gitti (Athlete, 28 Nov 2013)
Awards and honours
In 2014 and 2017 she was named Impaired Athlete of the Year at the Vienna Sportstars Gala in Austria. (sport-oesterreich.at, 04 Oct 2017)
Other sports
She has played wheelchair basketball at club level in Austria. (paralympic.org, 04 Nov 2014)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of osteomyelitis [a bone infection]. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2013)
Other information
DANCE PARTNER
Her dance partner is Werner Kaiser, who she met through playing wheelchair basketball. In 2010 she heard about Para dance training session taking place in Vienna, Austria, and invited him to join her. (wheelchairdancesportteam-austria.at, 11 Jan 2019; paralympic.org, 04 Nov 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2013 C2/5D Duo Latin  
7 2013 C2/5D Duo Standard  
11 2015 C2 Single  
7 2017 C2/5D Duo Latin  
8 2017 C2/5D Duo Standard