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29950-Dongquan An photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F38

Further personal information

Family
Two children
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He got involved in Para sports in 2005, and took up Para athletics in 2014.
Why this sport?
He was identified by the federation for people with a physical impairment in Hebei, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Hebei Province: China

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
China
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Rio de Janeiro, BRA

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing fourth in the F38 javelin throw at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (ts.hebnews.cn, 11 Oct 2016)
Other sports
He has competed in Para cycling at provincial level in the People's Republic of China. (ts.hebnews.cn, 11 Oct 2016)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy, which primarily affects his right side. (hebcl.gov.cn, 23 Sep 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F38 Final Round 2016-09-15 4