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Nikki Tang

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Cantonese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2008.
Why this sport?
His parents encouraged him to take up the sport to improve his health.
Club / Team
Hong Kong Sports Institute [HKSI]: Hong Kong, CHN

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Hong Kong, China

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Receiving the 2017 Outstanding Junior Athlete Award from the Hong Kong Sports Institute [HKSI] in Hong Kong, China. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Hong Kong Para sprinter So Wa Wai. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for Hong Kong, China at the opening ceremony of the 2019 INAS Global Games in Brisbane, QLD, Australia. (sportsroad.hk, 12 Oct 2019)

In 2014 and 2017 he received the Outstanding Junior Athlete Award from the Hong Kong Sports Institute [HKSI] in Hong Kong, China. (hksapid.org.hk, 15 Sep 2017; hksi.org.hk, 01 Sep 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T20 Final 1 2015-10-24 13