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ZHAO Shenqiang
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthZhaotong, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T45
Further Personal Information
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at the Zhaotong Physical School in the People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to try the sport.
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His family. (sports.cn, 26 Sep 2013)
Injuries
In 2014 he suffered an injury to his Achilles tendon. (zttv.cn, 02 Sep 2014)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he was named an Elite Para Athlete of National Class by the China Administration of Sport for Persons with Disabilities [CASPD]. (cpc2008.org.cn, 15 Nov 2014)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of an electric shock he received at age six. His right hand was amputated and he has reduced mobility in his left hand. (sports.cn, 26 Sep 2013; cnyl.gov.cn, 25 Sep 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 800m T36/46 2:10.80
Heats 2014 400m T47 57.44