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Chol Ung Kim

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F11, T11

Further personal information

Residence
Pyongyang, PRK
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean
Higher education
Design - Vocational Training School for the Impaired: Pyongyang, PRK

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 in Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
Name of coach
Ri Kye-Song, PRK, from 1998

General interest

Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Other sports
He competed in para-swimming at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Aug 2016)
Impairment
His visual impairment is the result of a retinal detachment and optic atrophy. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T11 Heat 3 2016-09-11 9999