Imagen
42034-Ruihua Zhao photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Residence
Zhengzhou, CHN
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2012 in Zhengzhou, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to train for the sport by the federation for people with an impairment in Henan Province, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Henan Province: China
Name of coach
Wang Wenyan [club, national], CHN

International debut

Year
2019
Competing for
China
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Doha, QAT

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Wang Wenyan. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2019 she was named a March 8th Red Banner Pace-Setter in Henan Province, People's Republic of China. (sohu.com, 14 Jun 2019)
Impairment
She lost her legs in a traffic accident. (open.ha.cn, 21 May 2019; hazhoukou.gov.cn, 17 Sep 2015)