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Kung Yuen Chong

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
Hong Kong, China
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Cantonese, Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2012.
Why this sport?
His parents wanted him to improve his health and fitness.
Club / Team
Hong Kong Sports Institute: Sha Tin, HKG

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Hong Kong, China

General interest

Nicknames
Chong Siu Lung (Facebook profile, 16 May 2020)
Hobbies
Kung fu. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Hong Kong Para sprinter So Wa Wai. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Your encouragement is my motivation." (Facebook profile, 14 Oct 2018)
Awards and honours
He was named 2014 Most Outstanding Junior Athlete of the Year by the Hong Kong Sports Institute [HKSI] in Hong Kong, China. (hksapid.org.hk, 12 Mar 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (medium.com, 07 Jul 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T20 Heat 2 2015-10-22 18