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Yuen Ying Chow

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Languages
Cantonese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2000 in Hong Kong, China.

General interest

Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 15 Apr 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 15 Apr 2013)
Awards and honours
In both 2015 and 2016, she received a Hong Kong Junior Sports Stars Award from the Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China. (sportstar2017.hkolympic.org, 01 Jan 2016; sportstar2017.hkolympic.org, 01 Jan 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Mar del Plata 2002 (Mar del Plata, Argentina)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Freestyle S14 Final Round 8
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle S14 Final Round 2
Women's 100 m Butterfly S14 Final Round 8
Women's 400 m Freestyle S14 Final Round 6
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 7
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 3 3
Women's 100 m Backstroke S14 Final Round 7
Women's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 2 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 3 2012-08-31 4
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 3 2012-09-02 5
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 1 2012-09-06 4