Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para Nordic skiing in 2015 in Harbin, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
A sports school principal noticed his sprinting speed and recommended him to a Para cross-country skiing coach.
Club / Team
Heilongjiang Province: China
Name of coach
Zhu Dewen [club, national], CHN; Zhan Yuchao [club, national], CHN
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2017 World Championships in Finsterau, Germany. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Zhu Dewen. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
He competed in both biathlon and cross-country skiing at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (sports.163.com, 10 Mar 2018; SportsDeskOnline, 24 Nov 2020)
To win gold at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (m.dbw.cn, 06 Mar 2019; news.ifeng.com, 09 May 2018)
His impairment is the result of burns he sustained at age 12. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018; news.ifeng.com, 09 May 2018)
|Men's Sprint - Free Style Standing||Final||2017-02-12||9|
|Men's Long Distance - Classic Standing||Final||2017-02-16||18|
|Men's Middle Distance - Free Style Standing||Final||2017-02-19||18|
|Men's 7.5km Standing||Final||2018-03-10||8|
|Men's 20km Free Standing||Final||2018-03-12||15|
|Men's 12.5km Standing||Final||2018-03-13||13|
|Men's 1.5km Sprint Classic Standing||Final||2018-03-14||17|
|Men's 15km Standing||Final||2018-03-16||10|
|4x2.5km Mixed Relay||Final||2018-03-18||9|