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Mingyu Chen

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2011 in Beijing, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He began the sport as a hobby.
Club / Team
Beijing: China
Name of coach
Zhang Zhongmin, CHN

General interest

Injuries
In 2019 he had an ankle joint injury before the 10th National Games of Disabled Persons People's Republic of China, but still competed and won gold in triple jump and long jump at the event. (ie.bjd.com.cn, 30 Aug 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he was named an Elite Para-Athlete of International Class by the Chinese Paralympic Committee. (cpc2008.org.cn, 15 Nov 2014)
Impairment
His retina was damaged while playing sports, resulting in reduced vision that could not be corrected. (ie.bjd.com.cn, 30 Aug 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T12 Semifinal 2 2015-10-22 7
Men's 100 m T12 Heat 1 2015-10-22 4
Men's Long Jump T12 Final 1 2015-10-24 2
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T12 Final Round 2016-09-10 4
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Heat 2 2016-09-12 1
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Final Round 2016-09-13 2
Men's 100 m T12 Heat 2 2016-09-14 2
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T12 Final 1 2017-07-16 5
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Final 1 2017-07-23 1