Jan Nic Arnold - That's how he rolls

04/12/2017

Jan Nic Arnold is all about one topic: sports. Whether it is handball, athletics or swimming, the fifteen-year-old from Stuttgart can hardly be stopped. But also his friends and especially his father play an important role in his life. He has his eyes firmly on his big dream and so his next stop is already clear. You can find at REHACARE.com what this is.

Photo: Jan Nic Arnold; Copyright: M. Arnold

© M. Arnold

Name: Jan Nic Arnold
Age:
15
City: Stuttgart, Germany
Occupation: Pupil
Impairment: Amputation of the right leg after dysmelia

More about Jan Nic Arnold (only in German) at: www.jan-nic-arnold.eu

When did you last laugh heartily and what about?

Jan Nic Arnold: I laugh so often that I don't know the answer to this question :-)

What have you always been wanting to do and why have you never done this so far?

Jan Nic Arnold: My own YouTube channel. But I didn't have the time yet, because I’m doing so much sports.

Which person has influenced you most?

Jan Nic Arnold: My father, because he spends most of the time with me. He drives me to the training and to most of my competitions.

Photo: Jan Nic Arnold is sprinting over the track; Copyright: M. Arnold

With full speed to Tokyo: Jan Nic Arnold wants to be part of of Paralympics 2020. Therefore, he trains hard every day; © M. Arnold

You have the chance to become the German Federal Commissioner for the Disabled. What would you do first?

Jan Nic Arnold: I'd make many buildings accessible.

I would like to be ...

Jan Nic Arnold: … a successful athlete.

Which questions would you like answered the most?

Jan Nic Arnold:  
Why do human beings look like the way they do?

What I finally want to say...

Jan Nic Arnold: #RoadToTokyo2020