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Yu-Lien Chen

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54

Further personal information

Occupation
Administrator, Athlete
Languages
Hokkien, Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began Para athletics in 2001 at Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Chinese Taipei.
Why this sport?
She was introduced to the sport by one of her tutors at university.
Name of coach
Cheng Shou-Chi, TPE, from 2008

General interest

Hobbies
Watching television. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (wowsight.tw, 29 Jun 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. She contracted the illness as a child. (cna.com.tw, 10 Oct 2018; money.udn.com, 23 Apr 2020)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
She studied International Trade at Lunghwa University of Science and Technology in Chinese Taipei. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T54 Heat 1 2
Women's 100 m T54 Final Round 5
Women's 200 m T54 Heat 2 3
Women's 200 m T54 Final Round 8
Women's 400 m T54 Heat 2 5
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T54 Heat 2 5
Women's 200 m T54 Heat 2 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T54 Final 1 2017-07-23 9