Type of Impairment
S7, SB6, SM7
Further personal information
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.
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)
He has cerebral palsy. (civicnews.com, 06 Feb 2014)