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FAN Zetan
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthNanping, CHN
Height1.80 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T11, F11
Further Personal Information
Residence
Nanping, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para athletics in October 2012 in Fujian Province, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Fujian Province: China
Name of coach
Wei Guian, CHN
Senior International Debut
Year
2016
Competing for
China
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Rio de Janeiro, BRA
General Interest
Hobbies
Sports. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the men's T11 200m at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I may be broken in body but I am firm in spirit." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2015 he was named an Excellent Athlete by the China Disabled Persons' Federation [CDPF]. (np.gov.cn, 18 Aug 2016)
Impairment
He was born with a vision impairment. (fjrb.fjsen.com, 17 Sep 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
4 2016 200m T11 23.24
Round 1 2016 400m T11  DSQ
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2017 100m T11 11.53
5 2017 400m T11 52.51
1 2017 200m T11 23.28
8 2019 400m T11 54.30