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Jangho Lee

Shooting
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
Prior to his accident, he worked as a shooting instructor while serving in the army. He took up shooting Para sport in 2010, and began competing in 2014.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to shooting Para sport during his time at the National Rehabilitation Centre in Republic of Korea.
Club / Team
Cheongju City Hall: Korea
Name of coach
Jang Sungwon, KOR

General interest

Hobbies
Playing computer games. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the mixed 10m air rifle prone at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never regret. If it is good, it will be a memory. If it is bad, it will be an experience." (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
He was given the Governor's Award by the Gyeonggi-do Para Sports Association in the Republic of Korea. (joongboo.com, 06 Dec 2019)

He was named Most Valuable Player [MVP] at the 2019 National Para Games in the Republic of Korea. (kyeongin.com, 21 Oct 2019)

He was presented with the Mayor's Award at the 2016 Seoul Athlete's Night in the Republic of Korea. (asiae.co.kr, 21 Dec 2016)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sportsseoul.com, 20 Oct 2019)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of a traffic accident in 2010. (sportsq.co.kr, 11 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R1 - Men's 10 m Air Rifle Standing SH1 Qualification 2016-09-08 7
R1 - Men's 10 m Air Rifle Standing SH1 Final Round 2016-09-08 4
R3 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH1 Qualification 2016-09-10 4
R3 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH1 Final Round 2016-09-10 3
R6 - Mixed 50 m Rifle Prone SH1 Qualification 2016-09-14 20
Cheongju 2018 World Shooting Para Sport Championships (Cheongju, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R3 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 6
R3 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH1 Final 2018-05-05 7
R7 - Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 8
R7 - Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 Final 2018-05-05 3