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Wang Kei Chow

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB9, SM9

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Cantonese

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by a doctor.

General interest

Injuries
In 2013 he had an operation to remove a tumour in his kidney. (scmp.com, 13 Oct 2014)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he was named Outstanding Athlete of the Year in Para swimming, by the Hong Kong Paralympic Committee and Sports Association for the Physically Disabled. (hkparalympic.org, 01 Jan 2017)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with bone cancer at age 12. (singpao.com.hk, 07 Aug 2017)