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Thi Hai Nguyen

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Family
Husband Cao Ngoc Hung, one daughter, one son
Occupation
Athlete, Business Owner
Languages
Vietnamese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport after finishing high school.
Coach from which country?
Vietnam

General interest

Famous relatives
Her husband Cao Ngoc Hung has represented Vietnam in Para athletics, and won bronze in the F57 javelin at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (hcmcpv.org.vn, 23 Jan 2020; vietnamnet.vn, 01 Mar 2021; SportsDeskOnline, 10 May 2021)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio, contracted at age three. (thethaovanhoa.vn, 07 Jan 2020)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She and her husband, Vietnamese Para athlete Cao Ngoc Hung, own a restaurant. Her husband works as a chef at the business. (hcmcpv.org.vn, 23 Jan 2020; vietnamnet.vn, 01 Mar 2021)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F57/58 Final Round 12
Women's Discus Throw F57/58 Final Round 9
Women's Javelin F57/58 Final Round 7
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F57/58 Final Round 2012-09-04 11
Women's Javelin F57/58 Final Round 2012-09-06 4