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Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T35, F35

Further personal information

Residence
China
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2012 in Mayang county, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She liked sports and her family decided to send her to an amateur sports school. She then was sent to the provincial Para sports team.
Club / Team
Hunan Province: Changsha, CHN

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Hou Xiaoqin. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Chinese Para athlete Chen Junfei. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Stay positive and keep working hard." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
She has muscular atrophy in her left leg and her left hand as the result of a car accident. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017; hunan.voc.com.cn, 15 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T35 Final Round 2016-09-14 1
Women's 200 m T35 Final Round 2016-09-17 1
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T35 Final 1 2017-07-16 2
Women's 100 m T35 Final 1 2017-07-19 2