Raphaël Voltz

Raphaël Voltz (born 2 March 1971) is a former French Paralympic sports shooter who has competed in international elite events. He is a four-time Paralympic medalist, a double World champion and European champion. He was paralysed from the waist down after a diving accident.[1][2]

Raphaël Voltz
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Personal information
Born (1971-03-02) 2 March 1971 (age 51)
Strasbourg, France
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Sport
Country France
SportShooting para sport
DisabilityQuadriplegia
Medal record
Shooting para sport
Representing  France
Paralympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing Mixed air rifle prone SH2
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing Mixed air rifle standing SH2
Silver medal – second place 2012 London Men's air rifle prone SH2
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Men's air rifle standing SH2
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Sargans Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2010 Zagreb Men's air rifle standing SH2
Silver medal – second place 2010 Zagreb Men's air rifle prone SH2
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Zagreb Men's team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2007 Sohl Men's air rifle standing SH2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Raphael Voltz - IPC Athlete Bio". ipc.infostradasports.com. 7 May 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "Raphael Voltz - French Paralympic Committee". France Paralympique. 7 May 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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