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Lingling Guo

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Husband Wu Dingding, daughter Wu Ziyan [2014]
Residence
Handan, CHN
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 2010 in Shijiazhuang, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was spotted by a weightlifting athlete, who introduced her to coach Sun Xiaogang.
Club / Team
Hebei Province: China

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
China
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Mexico City, MEX

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the 45kg category at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Sun Xiaogang. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Chinese Para powerlifter Shi Shanshan. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"A strong mentality and courage are the most important things in powerlifting." (paralympic.org, 13 Jul 2019)
Ambitions
To set a world record at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sohu.com, 03 Oct 2019; paralympic.org, 13 Jul 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. She contracted the illness as a child. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019; chinanews.com, 16 Oct 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 45.00kg Final 2017-12-04 1