Imagen
40603-Jingsong Wu photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SB-LL1

Further personal information

Residence
Hulunbeier, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He went to a tryout for Para winter sports in 2017 in Liaoning Province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
The local federation for people with an impairment recommended that he attend the tryout. He was then selected by the Liaoning team to train in Para snowboard.
Club / Team
Liaoning Province: China
Name of coach
Liu Song [club, national], CHN; Jurica Stankovic [national], SRB

General interest

Most influential person in career
His aunts. (baijiahao.baidu.com, 22 Oct 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (fx361.com, 20 Apr 2020; k.sina.com.cn, 12 Mar 2021)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with bone cancer in 2009 and his left leg was amputated as a result of the illness. (fx361.com, 20 Apr 2020)