Chi Won Lee
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2011 at the High1 Resort in the Republic of Korea.
Why this sport?
A friend recommended he should take up the sport.
Club / Team
High1: Gangwon, KOR
Name of coach
Kim Nam-Jae, KOR
Most influential person in career
His friends. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
US basketball player Michael Jordan. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always do your best." (Athlete, 20 Dec 2013)
He played wheelchair tennis and basketball until 2011. He won medals as a wheelchair basketball player at the Asian Para Games in 1999, 2002 and 2006. (yonhapnews.co.kr, 12 Mar 2014)
To win a medal at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (stnsports.co.kr, 08 Mar 2016)
His impairment is the result of polio, which he contracted at age seven. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018; yonhapnews.co.kr, 12 Mar 2014)
|Men's Slalom Sitting||Race 1||2013-02-24||9|
|Men's Giant Slalom Sitting||Race 1||2013-02-26||13|
|Men's Slalom Sitting||Final Round||2014-03-13||9999|
|Men's Giant Slalom Sitting||Final Round||2014-03-15||9999|
|Men's Downhill Sitting||Final||2018-03-10||16|
|Men's Super-G Sitting||Final||2018-03-11||18|
|Men's Super Combined Sitting||Final||2018-03-13||9999|
|Men's Giant Slalom Sitting||Final||2018-03-14||9999|
|Men's Slalom Sitting||Final||2018-03-17||9999|