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Saehun Kim

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Ulsan, KOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2011.
Why this sport?
He began Para swimming as part of his rehabilitation therapy.
Club / Team
Ulsan Buk-gu Office : Korea
Name of coach
Jang Young-Soo [club], KOR; Sun Chang-Yong [national], KOR

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Korea
Tournament
Asian Games
Location
Incheon, KOR

General interest

Impairment
His left leg was amputated after he was involved in a traffic accident in 2009. (seongnamsports.com, 31 Oct 2014)