Imagen
12399-Daichen Wang photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1992 at a high school sports meeting.

International debut

Year
1994
Competing for
China
Location
Beijing, CHN

General interest

Nicknames
One Armed Old Gunner (sdcl.org.cn, 21 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2010 he was given the Merit Class Three award by the Zibo municipal government in the People's Republic of China. He had received Class One and Class Two in 1999 and 2004 respectively. (sdcl.org.cn, 26 Nov 2012; govinfo.nlc.gov.cn, 29 Sep 2010)

He was chosen to carry the Olympic torch through Zibo in the lead-up to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. (zbradio.com, 16 Jul 2008)

In 2003 he was named a Model Worker of Shandong province in the People's Republic of China. (zbnews.net, 05 Sep 2007)

In 1997 he was selected as Self-Improvement Model of Zibo by the Zibo government. (sdcl.org.cn, 21 Aug 2012)
Impairment
He was born with an impairment to his left arm. (sdcl.org.cn, 21 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F46 Final 2011-01-22 2