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Ngoc Hiep Nguyen

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Le Viet Luan

Further personal information

Residence
Vietnam
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Vietnamese
Higher education
Ho Chi Minh City University of Education: Vietnam

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Why this sport?
He liked running.
Club / Team
Tan Binh Sport Center: Ho Chi Minh City, VIE
Name of coach
Dang Van Phuc, VIE

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the 2013 Asian Para Games in Myanmar. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He lost his sight while he was in the sixth grade at school. (tuoitrenews.vn, 18 Feb 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T11 Heat 3 2015-10-25 11
Men's Long Jump T11 Final 1 2015-10-27 9
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T11 Final Round 2016-09-08 11