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FIANDACA Pietro
Sport Para snowboard
NPC Italy   
GenderMen
Age50
Place of BirthCatania, ITA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Languages
Italian
Higher education
Environmental Science - University of Catania: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para snowboarding at age 24.
Why this sport?
He loved snowboarding from the moment he first tried it but, living in Sicily, Italy, it was rare that he got the chance to enjoy the sport. In October 2011 he met Italian para-snowboarding coach Silvia Bresciani, who encouraged him to take up the sport competitively.
General Interest
Impairment
He was born with muscle weakness in his right arm. (cinap.unict.it, 21 Feb 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
WSF World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
26 2011/2012 Snowboardcross - Standing