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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Family
Wife Xie Li'e, two children
Residence
Changde, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2006 in Hunan Province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
.
Club / Team
Hunan Province : Changsha, CHN
Name of coach
Hu Bing [club, national], CHN
Handedness
Right

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
China
Location
Germany

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (hunan.ifeng.com, 10 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (news.youth.cn, 01 Aug 2017; hndpf.org, 16 Oct 2019)
Impairment
He lost his left leg in a traffic accident at age five. (hnrb.voc.com.cn, 11 Sep 2016)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has served as secretary-general of the Changde Association of Persons with Physical Impairments in the People's Republic of China. (m.voc.com.cn, 26 Apr 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
P1 - Men's 10 m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-09 1
P1 - Men's 10 m Air Pistol SH1 Final Round 2016-09-09 1
P3 - Mixed 25 m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-11 9
P4 - Mixed 50 m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-14 1
P4 - Mixed 50 m Pistol SH1 Final Round 2016-09-14 2
Cheongju 2018 World Shooting Para Sport Championships (Cheongju, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Team P3 - Mixed 25m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 2
Team P1 - Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 1
P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 Final 2018-05-05 3
P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 5
P3 - Mixed 25m Pistol SH1 Final 2018-05-05 4
P3 - Mixed 25m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 3
P1 - Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Final 2018-05-05 1
P1 - Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 1
Team P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 1