Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
S14, SB14, SM14
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in year seven at middle school.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to take up the sport by her aunt, who discovered her talent.
Club / Team
Daejeon Sports Association for the Disabled Business Team: Korea
Name of coach
Lee Kwon-Sik [club], KOR
Awards and honours
In 2013 she was given an Excellent Para Athlete Award by the mayor of Dalseo District in Daegu, Korea. (prsinmun.co.kr, 05 Jun 2013)
Her younger sister Kang Jungeun represented Korea in swimming at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Korea. (idaegu.co.kr, 23 Oct 2014)
Se has an intellectual impairment. (nocutnews.co.kr, 21 May 2015)