Imagen
20499-Lijuan Zou photo

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F34

Further personal information

Residence
Xuzhou, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Social Work Studies - Jiangsu Open University: China

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 18 in Xuzhou, People's Republic of China.
Name of coach
Xu Chongyao [national]

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
China
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Rio de Janeiro, BRA

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two gold medals at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Xu Chongyao. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Chinese powerlifter Zhang Haidong. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
She was born with cerebral palsy due to complications at birth. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017; Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F34 Final 1 2015-10-22 1
Women's Javelin F34 Final 1 2015-10-29 1
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F34 Final Round 2016-09-09 1
Women's Shot Put F34 Final Round 2016-09-14 1
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F34 Final 1 2017-07-17 1
Women's Javelin F34 Final 1 2017-07-23 1