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Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB9

Further personal information

Residence
China

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training seriously in Para swimming in 2009 in Fujian Province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to try the sport by an official from the local federation for athletes with an impairment. The pair met each other in 2009 while Luo was updating his ID card at the County Disabled Persons' Federation in Fujian Province.
Club / Team
Fujian Province: China
Training Regime
He trains for six hours a day, covering about 10,000 metres.

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Don't give up easily. Have faith in yourself." (sohu.com, 19 Nov 2018)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. He contracted the illness at age three months. (sohu.com, 19 Nov 2018)