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Wah Keung Ma

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
L&F1, SC1, SD1

Further personal information

Family
Wife Chan Kam Tim
Residence
Hong Kong, China
Languages
Cantonese, Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2002 in Hong Kong, China.
Why this sport?
He went for a class at Hong Kong Physically Disabled and Able-Bodied [PHAB] Association and got to know the sport. He did not show much interest at first but a teacher encouraged him.
Name of coach
Li Wai Lun [national]

General interest

Nicknames
Jackey (Facebook profile, 17 Sep 2019)
Famous relatives
His wife Chan Kam Tim competed in athletics at the 1988 Paralympic Games in Seoul, winning a bronze medal in the 4x100m relay. She took up Para dance sport in 2016 and won a silver medal together with Wah Keung at the 2017 World Championships in Malle, Belgium. (SportsDeskOnline, 05 Nov 2018; archive.news.gov.hk, 31 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships Minsk 2008 (Minsk, Belarus)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Combi Latin 2 Final Ranking 21
2013 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Combi Standard Class 1 Final 2013-12-07 9
Mixed Combi Latin Class 1 Final 2013-12-08 8
Malle 2017 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Malle, Belgium)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Single Class 1 Final 2017-10-21 3
Combi Latin Class 1 Final 2017-10-21 4
Combi Freestyle Class 1 Final 2017-10-21 4
Men's Single Freestyle Class 1 Final 2017-10-22 1
Combi Standard Class 1 Final 2017-10-22 7
Duo Latin Class 1 Final 2017-10-22 2