DISABLED ATHLETES OF THE YEAR 2006
Gerda Pamler (Germany) - MP3 (Paraplegic):
competed in two EAME Euro Tour stops this summer in Feldberg, GER and Recetto,
ITA where she upped the World Slalom Record twice, once in each round ending up
with 1/43kph/18.25m on the outer course. She also started to jump this year for
the first time and achieved a third place on the EAME Standing List for all
female categories. Her progress in tricks continues.
Giancarlo Cosio (Italy) - A/L (Arm &Leg Disability):
This summer, he competed in three EAME Euro Tour stops: and, in two separate tournaments, he broke the World Slalom Record in his category bringing the record to 3/46kph/18.25m on the outer course. He also participated twice on the Euro Tour as well as the EAME Championships in tricks, increasing his score each time.