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MORO Mirko
Sport Para snowboard
NPC Italy   
GenderMen
Age19
Place of BirthSesto San Giovanni, ITA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
SB-UL
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Sylvia
Residence
Sesto San Giovanni, ITA
Languages
English, Italian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age six in 2008 in Chiesa Valmalenco, Italy.
Why this sport?
"I was at the restaurant and I was really bored, so I decided to try snowboard with the help of my dad."
Club / Team
Polha Varese: Italy
Name of coach
Igor Confortin [national], ITA
General Interest
Nicknames
Orsokikko (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Hobbies
Playing the drums, video games, mechanics, technology, (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
His brother. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Injuries
He sustained a fracture in his left arm in 2021 which took him five months to recover. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Have fun and try." (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Impairment
He is missing his lower left arm. (raggiungere.it, 17 Feb 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2021/2022 Banked Slalom - Upper Limb Impaired  
7 2021/2022 Snowboard Cross - Upper Limb Impaired  
12 2021/2022 Snowboard Cross Team Event  
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
13 2022 Snowboard Cross - Upper Limb Impaired  
11 2022 Banked Slalom - Upper Limb Impaired 1:12.95