Imagen
21760-Jie Wang photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB9, SM9

Further personal information

Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 10 in Ningbo, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He thought learning to swim would provide him with opportunities to succeed through sport.

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
China
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Incheon, KOR

General interest

Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015)
Injuries
In 2009 he fractured his left arm. (sohu.com, 30 Jan 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015)
Impairment
He was born with an impairment to his left arm. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015; sohu.com, 30 Jan 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S9 Heat 1 2015-07-16 12
Men's 100 m Butterfly S9 Heat 2 2015-07-17 9
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final 1 2015-07-17 5
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM9 Heat 3 2015-07-19 9999