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ZHANG Shusheng
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age41
Place of BirthSuqian, CHN
Height1.86 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired, Congenital
Classification
F11
Further Personal Information
Residence
Suqian, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2002 in Nanjing, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Suqian : China
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
China
Tournament
Grand Prix
Location
Beijing, CHN
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music. (sq1996.com, 14 Mar 2016)
Most influential person in career
President of the local federation for people with an impairment Ni Dongsheng. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Chinese powerlifter Zhang Haidong. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Injuries
He has suffered from scapulohumeral periarthritis [shoulder] because of overtraining. (sq1996.com, 19 Oct 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He was born with high myopia. He became completely vision impaired in 1997 because of retinal detachment, caused by overstraining of the eyes. (sq1996.com, 14 Mar 2016; Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
17 2015 Shot Put F12 11.58
12 2015 Discus Throw F11 28.46