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CHOO Leng Hin
Sport Para athletics
NPC Singapore   
GenderMen
Age25
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T37
Further Personal Information
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2008.
Why this sport?
"I love the feeling of speed. When I run, I feel like a cheetah instead of someone with a disability and this is the best feeling."
Training Regime
He trains five days a week.
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Singapore
Location
Tokyo, JPN
General Interest
Hobbies
Badminton, football. (aseanparagames2015.com, 16 Nov 2015)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for Singapore at the 2013 Asian Youth Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (snpc.org.sg, 30 Oct 2013)

He has been presented with the Society for the Physically Disabled [SPD] Youth Aspiration Award. (spd.org.sg, 28 Jan 2011)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (aseanparagames2015.com, 16 Nov 2015)
Impairment
He acquired a brain injury at birth which affects his control of finer movements on the right side of his body. (news.asiaone.com,01 Nov 2013; spd.org.sg, 28 Jan 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2014 200m T37 28.02
Heats 2014 100m T37 17.18