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Chenyang Wang

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW5/7

Further personal information

Residence
Shijiazhuang, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in October 2015.
Why this sport?
He was selected by representatives from the local federation for athletes with an impairment.
Club / Team
Hebei Province: China
Name of coach
Zhu Dewen [national], CHN

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
China

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2017 National Championships in the People's Republic of China. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Zhu Dewen. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Norwegian cross-country skier Johannes Hosflot Klaebo. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Injuries
He fractured his clavicle in 2016. (hebsport.gov.cn, 13 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (cpc2008.org.cn, 20 Oct 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of an electric shock. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2017 IPC Nordic skiing World Championships Finsterau, GER (Finsterau, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Sprint - Free Style Standing Final 2017-02-12 13
Open Relay Final 2017-02-15 8
Men's Long Distance - Classic Standing Final 2017-02-16 19
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style Standing Final 2017-02-19 21
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 20km Free Standing Final 2018-03-12 11
Men's 1.5km Sprint Classic Standing Final 2018-03-14 22
Men's 10km Classic Standing Final 2018-03-17 23
4x2.5km Open Relay Final 2018-03-18 10