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Donggu Lee

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Busan, KOR
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para swimming in grade six at primary school.
Why this sport?
He first tried swimming as part of his rehabilitation. He took up the sport seriously after winning a competition when he was a middle school student.

General interest

Most influential person in career
His mother. (civicnews.com, 06 Feb 2014)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he received the Busan Mayor's Citation Award. (ablenews.co.kr, 09 Dec 2016)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy. (civicnews.com, 06 Feb 2014)