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HAMMERL Bernhard
Sport Para snowboard
NPC Austria   
GenderMen
Age45
Place of BirthMelk, AUT
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
SB-LL2
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Sabina, daughter Kerstin
Residence
Austria
Occupation
Business Owner
Languages
German
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began snowboarding in 1993, at age 16, in Hochkar, Austria.
Why this sport?
He entered a competition at a fast food restaurant and won a snowboard.
Club / Team
SC Bad Haring: Austria
Name of coach
Noah Abdel Aziz, AUT
General Interest
Nicknames
Berndl (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Hobbies
Paragliding. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Being selected to represent Austria at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Coach Noah Abdel Aziz. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
Austrian snowboarder Alessandro Hammerle. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I want to awaken the same fire that caught me to motivate future athletes." (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
21 2022 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
24 2022 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 1:25.15