PARIS, October 17, 2018 – Seven-time Paralympic
and nine-time World champion para-alpine skier Anna Schaffelhuber has been
announced as Laureus’ newest Ambassador. Anna first experienced skiing as a
five year old and received a scholarship to join a national skiing programme aged
14, despite being born with an incomplete spinal cord and paraplegia.
Anna, who is also a brand Ambassador for Allianz, has
competed in three Paralympic Games, winning seven golds, one silver and one
bronze medal. At the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games, she won gold in the downhill,
super-G, slalom, ...