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BERGER Patrick
Sport Para dance sport
NPC Austria   
GenderMen
Age35
Place of BirthSalzburg, AUT
Height1.65 m
Weight 65 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Vienna, AUT
Occupation
Public Servant
Languages
English, German
Higher education
Salzburg University of Applied Sciences: Austria
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2009 in Salzburg, Austria.
Club / Team
Vienna Rolli-Dancedream: Austria
Name of coach
Anton Max [club], AUT, from 2013; Diethard Govekar [national], AUT
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Austria
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
St. Petersburg, RUS
General Interest
Hobbies
Hiking, swimming, being outdoors. (About.me profile, 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing in seventh place at the 2010 World Championships in Hanover, Germany. (Athlete, 28 Mar 2015)
Other sports
He has competed in para-alpine skiing. (Athlete, 28 Mar 2015)
Impairment
He became paralysed at age 11. (Athlete, 28 Mar 2015; About.me profile, 2015)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works in the department of disability services for the Ministry of Social Affairs Service of Austria. (Facebook profile, 27 Mar 2015)

DANCE PARTNER
His international competition partner is Miriam Labus. (wheelchairdancesportteam-austria.at, 11 Jan 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2010 Latin - Combi LWD1  
6 2015 C2/5D Duo Standard  
6 2015 C2/5D Duo Latin  
16 2015 C2/5D Combi Freestyle