Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2014 in Dazhou, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to start swimming by the local federation for athletes with an impairment.
Club / Team
Sichuan Province: China
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
He received the National May 1st Labour Medal from the All-China Federation of Trade Unions [ACFTU] in recognition of his performance the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (news.163.com, 21 Sep 2016)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (dzrbs.com, 22 Oct 2019)
His impairment is the result of an electric shock he received at age eight. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017; sports.sina.com.cn, 19 Sep 2016)
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S2||Heat 2||2016-09-09||1|
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S2||Final Round||2016-09-09||2|
|Men's 200 m Freestyle S2||Heat 2||2016-09-11||1|
|Men's 200 m Freestyle S2||Final Round||2016-09-11||1|
|Men's 50 m Backstroke S2||Final Round||2016-09-15||2|
|Men's 50 m Backstroke S2||Heat 2||2016-09-15||1|
|Men's 50 m Backstroke S2||Heat 1||2017-12-04||3|
|Men's 50 m Backstroke S2||Final 1||2017-12-04||2|
|Men's 200 m Freestyle S2||Final 1||2017-12-06||1|
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S2||Heat 1||2017-12-07||2|
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S2||Final 1||2017-12-07||2|