Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2004 in Changde, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He took part in training for Para athletes organised by the local federation for people with an impairment. He then decided to train for discus and shot put.
Club / Team
Hunan Province: China
Asian Para Games
Basketball. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the men's F46 shot put at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang, Chinese basketball player Yao Ming. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019, 17 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Faster, higher, stronger." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2011 he won a Sportsmanship Award in Hunan Province, People's Republic of China. He was also presented with a Merit Citation Class One by the provincial government in Hunan during the same year. (cpc2008.org.cn, 19 Oct 2011; hanshou.gov.cn, 17 Feb 2011)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (cdrb.cdyee.com, 17 May 2019; m.sohu.com, 06 Aug 2017)
The impairment to his right hand is the result of an accident with fireworks at age six. (cdrb.cdyee.com, 17 May 2019; Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
|Men's Discus Throw F46||Final||2011-01-25||5|
|Men's Shot Put F46||Final||2011-01-28||5|
|Men's Discus Throw F46||Final 1||2015-10-24||2|
|Men's Shot Put F46||Final 1||2015-10-29||2|
|Men's Shot Put F46||Final 1||2017-07-18||1|
|Men's Discus Throw F46||Final 1||2017-07-23||2|