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Changwoo Han

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
L&F1
Guide
Park Young-Sun

Further personal information

Residence
Daegu, KOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para dance sport in 2012.
Club / Team
Jeju Special Self-Governing Para Dance Sport Federation: Korea
Name of coach
Kim Geun-Woo [personal], KOR; Mun Chi-Woong [club], KOR
Coach from which country?
Korea
Training Regime
He trains for three days a week. His training sessions last for up to four hours a day.

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Korea
Location
Nur-Sultan, KAZ

General interest

Hobbies
Playing computer games. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the combi latin class one and single class one at the 2017 World Championships in Malle, Belgium. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Injuries
He has been persistently affected by a pressure ulcer. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)

He has sustained a muscle rupture in his thigh during his sporting career. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Impairment
His impairment to the lower body was the result of a spinal injury, after an accident at age six. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 10
Malle 2017 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Malle, Belgium)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Single Class 1 Final 2017-10-21 1
Combi Latin Class 1 Final 2017-10-21 1