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Hyuk-Jun Choi

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Son Choi Yeon-Ho.
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2003.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by friends.
Name of coach
Seo Kwang-Suk [national], KOR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Goaltender

International debut

Year
2006 Asian Championships
Competing for
Korea
Tournament
Asian Championships
Location
Okaya, JPN

General interest

Other sports
He has competed in Para athletics and Para badminton nationally. (badmintonkorea.co.kr, 03 Dec 2012)
Impairment
His left leg was amputated above the knee following a traffic accident in 1997 when he was a truck driver. (badmintonkorea.co.kr, 03 Dec 2012; chosun.com, 27 Dec 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Group A 1
Mixed Group A 4
Mixed Group A 6
Mixed Classification 5-8 202
Mixed Classification 5-6 101