Imagen
23134-Yen Hoang photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T53

Further personal information

Family
Partner Christian
Residence
Champaign, IL, USA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Vietnamese
Higher education
Accounting, Business - University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: United States

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began Para athletics competitively in 2014

General interest

Hobbies
Wheelchair basketball, cross-country running, wheelchair rugby, arts and crafts. (teamusa.org, 01 Sep 2019)
Other sports
She has played wheelchair basketball at junior national level. (kptv.com, 11 Oct 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Facebook profile, 25 Jul 2021)
Impairment
She has used a wheelchair since age four because of cauda equina syndrome, a neurological condition. (kptv.com, 11 Oct 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T53 Heat 2 2015-10-22 9
Women's 100 m T53 Heat 2 2015-10-23 10