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Ronald Tang

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S8

Further personal information

Residence
Toronto, ON, CAN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He started swimming aged 14.
Why this sport?
He wanted to be more active so he tried several sports and liked the competitiveness of swimming.
Club / Team
Variety Village Aquatic Club: Canada
Name of coach
Kaitlyn Schultz

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Canada
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Rio de Janeiro

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2009 Can Am meet in Oregon and winning two silver medals at the 2009 Can Am Championships in Edmonton. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)
Ambitions
To study business and law at university. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)
Impairment
He has malformations on his arms. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heat 1 7
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 2 4
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 3 5