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MONZO Daniel
Sport Para snowboard
NPC United States   
GenderMen
Age30
Height1.88 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Vernon, NJ, USA
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He was involved in snowboarding prior to his 2006 accident. He started again two weeks after the accident.
General Interest
Nicknames
Dan (Facebook profile, 10 Jan 2019)
Hobbies
Motorcycling. (Instagram profile, 25 Dec 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2011 Winter X Games in Aspen, CO, United States. (gofundme.com, 10 Jan 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You have to adapt to new challenges and learn how to overcome them." (mycentraljersey.com, 23 Feb 2018)
Impairment
In 2006 at age 15 he had his left leg amputated below the knee after a dirt bike accident. (mycentraljersey.com, 23 Feb 2018; gofundme.com, 10 Jan 2014)
Other information
TUTOR
He runs an adaptive ski and snowboard programme for "individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities out in the cold to learn how to ski and snowboard and enjoy the fruits of winter." (mycentraljersey.com, 23 Feb 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
18 2014 Snowboardcross - Standing 2:07.52