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14535-Jianfeng Chen photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S6, SB7, SM8

Further personal information

Residence
Yichun, CHN
Occupation
Athlete, Teacher
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in 2004 at the Jiangxi Para Sports Centre in the People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Jiangxi Province : China

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
China
Location
Guangzhou, CHN

General interest

Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he received a Merit Citation Class One from the government of Jiangxi Province in the People's Republic of China. (jxyc.jxnews.com.cn, 05 Nov 2016)
Impairment
Both his arms were amputated at age five as the consequence of having touched a high-voltage cable. (ncnews.com.cn, 08 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Heat 1 2012-09-01 9999
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Heat 2 2016-09-10 3
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Final Round 2016-09-10 5