9394-Tiecan Fu photo


Impairment information

Origin of Impairment

Further personal information

English, Japanese, Mandarin
Higher education
English - Jiangxi Normal University: Nanchang, CHN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2002 in Jiangxi, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She went with a friend to a powerlifting talent selection trial and was noticed by the coach of the national team.

General interest

Fuwa (, 31 Oct 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal [-40kg] at the 2010 Asian Para Games in Guangzhou, People's Republic of China. (, 29 Oct 2016)
Her impairment is the result of polio. She was diagnosed with the illness at age four. (, 24 Aug 2015;, 20 May 2012)
Other information
She grew up in a state-run care facility after her parents gave her up when she was one month old. "My parents had their own hardship. I still appreciate that they gave me life." (, 20 May 2012)


Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 40.00kg Final 2010-07-25 9999