||Andreas Josef Holzer
||03. September 1966 in Lienz, East Tirol, Austria
||Blind since birth – Retinitis Pigmentosa
||4 years primary school; 4 years secondary school; 1 year Polytechnic Institute
||Massage Therapist; Lifeguard
||Since 2010 – Self-employed Mountain Climber; Motivational Speaker & Lecturer
- Since 1981 – Singer, guitarist, and bassist in dance band “DOLOMITENDUO”
- Since 1987 – Radio broadcaster with short wave license
- Sports – From cross-country skiing, to mountain biking, to surfing and anything else that sounds fun!
||Married to Sabine since 1990
||I want to share my vision and the boundary-pushing experiences I have in the mountains as the “blind climber” with people in hopes that they will find inspiration in their own lives from my story.