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Yuseon Hwang

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting at age 21 in Chungju, Republic of Korea.
Why this sport?
She wanted to increase her physical strength.
Club / Team
Eumseong-gun Para Sports Association : Republic of Korea

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Republic of Korea

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 29 May 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of an accident she was involved in at age 14. (Athlete, 29 May 2019, 03 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 61.00kg Final 2017-12-05 6
Nur-Sultan 2019 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 61.00kg Final 2019-07-15 16
Tbilisi 2021 World Para Powerlifting Senior World Championships (Tbilisi, Georgia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 79.00kg Final 2021-12-02 12