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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S11, SB11

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming at age 15.
Why this sport?
He wanted to join his friends, who would regularly go swimming in a local river.
Club / Team
Hubei Province: China
Name of coach
Li Mengzhong [national], CHN

International debut

Year
2007
Competing for
China
Location
Denmark

General interest

Awards and honours
He received the Sportsmanship Award at the 2007 National Championships in the People's Republic of China. (idoican.com.cn, 20 Apr 2008)

He has received the May 4th Youth Medal from the local government in Jingmen, People's Republic of China. (hubei.gov.cn, 22 Sep 2008)
Impairment
He was born with cataracts and is vision impaired. (idoican.com.cn, 20 Apr 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB11 Heat 1 4
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB11 Final Round 6
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S11 Heat 1 5
Men's 4x100 m Medley 49pts Final Round 4
Men's 50 m Freestyle S11 Heat 3 3
Men's 50 m Freestyle S11 Final Round 7