Imagen
12315-Wu Zhou photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T47, F46, P46

Further personal information

Residence
Hangzhou, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He initially took up pentathlon but switched to high jump in 2015.
Why this sport?
He was scouted by a pentathlon coach at a swimming competition because of his height.

General interest

Awards and honours
He received the PE Morality Award at the 2011 National Para Games in Zhejiang, People's Republic of China. (cpc2008.org.cn, 19 Oct 2011)
Impairment
He lost his left hand at age eight after an accident with a bread machine. (lc123.net, 23 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T47 Final 1 2015-10-29 3
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T47 Final Round 2016-09-16 5