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Congjun Xu

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW10.5

Further personal information

Residence
Beijing, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Stomatology - Qilu Medical University: Zibo, CHN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 in Harbin, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He liked the sport and wanted to win honour for his country.
Club / Team
Beijing: China
Name of coach
Zhu Dewen [national], CHN

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
China

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Xu Lingfeng. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Norwegian cross-country skier Johannes Hosflot Klaebo. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (cpc2008.org.cn, 20 Oct 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (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 Sitting Final 2017-02-12 26
Men's Long Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2017-02-16 17
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style Sitting Final 2017-02-19 17
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 15km Sitting Final 2018-03-11 20
Men's 7.5km Sitting Final 2018-03-17 27