Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Son Yuan Shengjie
Computer Science - Xinsheng Vocational School: Chongqing, CHN
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 15 in Chongqing, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to become an athlete after watching a Para sport event on television. He was initially chosen to play table tennis by the local federation for athletes with an impairment but coaches soon realised he was better at shooting.
Club / Team
Hero / Idol
Chinese pistol shooter Wang Yifu. (cq.cqnews.net, 29 Apr 2016)
He lost his left hand at age 10 after a firecracker he was playing with exploded. (cq.cqnews.net, 29 Apr 2016; cq.wenming.cn, 06 Jun 2018; cq.xinhuanet.com, 06 Jun 2018)
|Mixed Air Rifle Standing SH2||Qualification||11|
|Mixed Air Rifle Prone SH2||Qualification||18|
|Mixed 10m Air Rifle standing SH2||Qualification||2010-07-21||8|
|Mixed 50m Rifle prone SH1||Qualification||2010-07-23||17|
|Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2010-07-24||8|
|R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2||Qualification||2012-09-01||16|
|R4 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Standing SH2||Qualification||2012-09-02||12|
|Mixed 10m Air Rifle standing SH2||Qualification||2014-07-21||10|
|Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2014-07-23||24|
|R4 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Standing SH2||Qualification||2016-09-10||10|
|R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2||Qualification||2016-09-13||11|
|R4 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle standing SH2||Qualification||2018-05-05||18|
|R5 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2018-05-05||11|
|R9 - Mixed 50m Rifle prone SH2||Qualification||2018-05-05||24|