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Yuyu Nan

Athletics | Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
China
Languages
Mandarin

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2004.

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Zhu Dewen. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Chinese wheelchair racer Huang Lisha. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)
Other sports
She has competed in both Para athletics and Para Nordic skiing. She represented the People's Republic of China in biathlon and cross-country skiing at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. She was classified in the T54 Para athletics category for the 2020 season. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Dec 2021; IPC, 01 Mar 2020)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of a high fever. (Athlete, 18 Mar 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2017 IPC Nordic skiing World Championships Finsterau, GER (Finsterau, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Sprint - Free Style Sitting Final 2017-02-12 11
Mixed Relay Final 2017-02-15 6
Women's Long Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2017-02-16 9
Women's Middle Distance - Free Style Sitting Final 2017-02-19 11
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 6km Sitting Final 2018-03-10 15
Women's 12km Sitting Final 2018-03-11 13
Women's 10km Sitting Final 2018-03-13 12
Women's 12.5km Sitting Final 2018-03-16 15