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JEONG Jaeseok
Sport Para biathlon, Para cross-country
NPC Republic of Korea   
GenderMen
Age35
Place of BirthDaegu, KOR
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
LW10.5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Gumi, KOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2012.
Why this sport?
He practised marathon running, and the stamina he built up led him to cross-country skiing.
Club / Team
Changsung Construction: Korea
Name of coach
Son Seong-Rak [national], KOR; Yoo Kiwon [club], KOR
General Interest
Hobbies
Sports. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Other sports
He has competed in Para athletics at national level in the Republic of Korea. (hidomin.com, 21 Sep 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Winter Games in 2022 and 2026. (hankookilbo.com, 24 Feb 2022)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
22 2022 18km - Sitting 1:07:02.5
Qualification 2022 Sprint - Sitting 3:22.1
28 2022 10km - Sitting 47:42.5
World Championships - Para biathlon
Rank Year Event Result
20 2021/2022 6km Sprint - Sitting 26:35.0
19 2021/2022 12.5km Individual - Sitting 1:05:15.0
World Championships - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
20 2021/2022 10km - Sitting 45:17.2
26 2021/2022 Sprint - Sitting