Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He got involved in Para alpine skiing in 2013 at the Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea.
Why this sport?
He became interested in the sport after participating in a ski camp.
Name of coach
Lee Jung-Geun [national], KOR
Running. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing third in slalom at the 2018 World Cup event in Zagreb, Croatia. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
His father, and his younger sister. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Guide Yoo Jae-Hyung. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2018)
He has competed in Para athletics at national level in the Republic of Korea. (sports.khan.co.kr, 15 Mar 2018; news.tvchosun.com, 07 Feb 2015)
To win a medal at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (hankookilbo.com, 23 Feb 2022)
He was born with reduced vision. His right eye has been affected more than his left. (sports.khan.co.kr, 15 Mar 2018; yonhapnews.co.kr, 21 Jun 2015)
|Men's Giant Slalom Visually Impaired||Final||2018-03-14||13|
|Men's Slalom Visually Impaired||Final||2018-03-17||9999|