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Aeekyung Moon

Shooting
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up shooting Para sport in 1999.
Why this sport?
She went to a shooting club with her friends and scored a perfect 10 with her first shot. Coaches at the club recommended she start training seriously, and her interest grew from that time.
Club / Team
Gyeongsangnamdo Sports Association for the Disabled: Korea
Name of coach
Lee Jin-Hwa [club], KOR

General interest

Awards and honours
She was presented with the Governor's Citation Award at the 2018 Gyeongsangnamdo Para Sports Awards in the Republic of Korea. (anewsa.com, 12 Dec 2018)

She was a torch bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2011 National Para Games in the Republic of Korea. (joins.com, 17 Oct 2011)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of a car accident in 1987. (kosad.or.kr, 14 May 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2
Women's Air Pistol SH1 Final Round 2
2010 IPC Shooting World Championships (Zagreb, Croatia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2010-07-22 9
Cheongju 2018 World Shooting Para Sport Championships (Cheongju, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
P2 - Women's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 9
P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 10
Team P2 - Women's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 5