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CHEN Yimei
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age26
Place of BirthSichuan, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Accounting - Chengdu University of Information Technology: China
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 17 in Sichuan province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to try the sport by her physical education teacher.
Club / Team
Sichuan Province: China
General Interest
Nicknames
Female Blade Warrior (1oi.com.cn, 28 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
In 2018 she was named an Elite Para Athlete of International Class by the Chinese Administration of Sport for Persons with Disabilities. (caspd.org.cn, 22 Jun 2018)
Impairment
At age nine she lost her left leg in a car accident. (gmw.cn, 02 Dec 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.