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ZHOU Xia
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age21
Place of BirthHuaihua, CHN
Height1.57 m
Weight 56 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T35
Further Personal Information
Residence
Huaihua, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2012 in Mayang county, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She liked sports and her family decided to send her to an amateur sports school. She then was sent to the provincial Para sports team.
Club / Team
Hunan Province: Changsha, CHN
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Hou Xiaoqin. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Chinese Para athlete Chen Junfei. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Stay positive and keep working hard." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
She has muscular atrophy in her left leg and her left hand as the result of a car accident. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017; hunan.voc.com.cn, 15 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2016 100m T35 13.66
1 2016 200m T35 28.22
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2017 200m T35 28.64
2 2017 100m T35 13.56
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2018 200m T35 29.17
1 2018 100m T35 14.77