Imagen
12101-Xiaowen Li photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F42

Further personal information

Family
Wife Jia Juntingxian
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2003 in Nanchang, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He was fond of sports from childhood.
Club / Team
Jiangxi Province: China

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2013 he was named an Outstanding Para Athlete by the Jiangxi provincial government in the People's Republic of China. (jx.sina.com.cn, 25 Dec 2013)
Famous relatives
His wife Jia Juntingxian represented the People's Republic of China in athletics at the Paralympic Games in 2012 and 2016, winning a total of three medals [one gold, one silver and one bronze]. (SportsDeskOnline, 07 Dec 2018; sohu.com, 13 Jun 2018)
Impairment
He lost his right leg in a traffic accident at age three. (jiangxi.jxnews.com.cn, 17 Jun 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump F42 Final 2011-01-29 3