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Juhee Hwang

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
L&F2, SC2

Further personal information

Residence
Ulsan, KOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para dance sport seriously in 2016.
Why this sport?
She found a Para dance sport programme at a community rehabilitation centre, and she was encouraged to take up the sport for one month by the instructor.
Club / Team
Ulju-gun Office Para Dance Sport : Ulsan, KOR
Name of coach
Seo Sang-Cheol [club], KOR

General interest

Hobbies
Watching films. (Instagram profile, 01 Jan 2019, 08 Dec 2018)
Most influential person in career
Her mother and her older sister. (kpcsports.koreanpc.kr, 19 Sep 2019)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2019 World Championships in Bonn, Germany. (KPC YouTube channel, 27 Aug 2019)
Impairment
Her left leg above the knee was amputated following sustaining bone cancer in 2011. (kpcsports.koreanpc.kr, 19 Sep 2019; enews.imbc.com, 01 Apr 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Malle 2017 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Malle, Belgium)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2017-10-21 11
Combi Standard Class 2 Final 2017-10-22 2
Bonn 2019 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Bonn, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Single Class 2 Final 2019-11-29 14
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2019-11-29 14
Combi Standard Class 2 Final 2019-11-30 1