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YANG Yifei
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
Place of BirthDali, CHN
Height1.70 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2014.
Club / Team
Guangdong Province: China
Name of coach
Hu Zhengguan [club, national], CHN
Senior International Debut
Competing for
Grand Prix
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the T36 100m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he received a Second-Class Merit from the government of Guangdong Province in the People's Republic of China. (, 29 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2016 100m T36 12.20
7 2016 Long Jump T36 5.12
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2017 Long Jump T36 5.25
1 2017 100m T36 11.93
2 2019 100m T36 11.79
8 2019 Long Jump T36 5.13
2 2019 Universal Relay 47.40
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2018 100m T36 11.91
  2018 400m T36  DSQ
1 2018 Universal Relay 47.89