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Kwok Fan Yam

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T36

Further personal information

Residence
Hong Kong, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Cantonese, English, Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at age 10.
Why this sport?
She enjoyed running and was scouted during an athletics competition.
Club / Team
Hong Kong Sports Institute: Hong Kong, CHN
Name of coach
Yip Chung-Wa, HKG

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Setting a new personal best in 2016. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
Hong Kong Para sprinter So Wa Wai. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Hong Kong Para sprinter So Wa Wai. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
She likes to listen to music before competing. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
She received the Kappa 2014 Outstanding Athlete Awards in Athletics. (aisubtitle.com, 01 Jan 2015)

She received an Outstanding Junior Athlete Award in 2014 from the Hong Kong Sports Institute [HKSI]. (hksi.org.hk, 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Running Cat Facebook page, 06 Aug 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-25 6
Women's 100 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-27 7
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T36 Heat 2 2016-09-08 4
Women's 100 m T36 Final Round 2016-09-09 8
Women's 200 m T36 Heat 1 2016-09-12 5
Women's 200 m T36 Final Round 2016-09-13 8
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T36 Final 1 2017-07-18 5
Women's 100 m T36 Final 1 2017-07-20 6