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YANG Shaoqiao
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age23
Height1.75 m
Weight 54 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T53
Further Personal Information
Residence
Shanghai, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He joined the Shanghai wheelchair racing team in June 2016.
Why this sport?
His family and friends encouraged him to begin Para athletics.
Club / Team
Shanghai: China
Name of coach
Huang Peng [club, national], CHN
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music, reading books. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the in the T53 400m at the 2019 Grand Prix in Nottwil, Switzerland. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Chinese Para athlete Zhang Yong, coach Huang Peng. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
US basketball player Kobe Bryant. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2019)
Impairment
He has a spinal injury due to an accident in 2013. (sohu.com, 06 Oct 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2019 100m T53 15.44
3 2019 400m T53 49.52
5 2019 800m T53 1:41.70
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2018 800m T53 1:43.88
6 2018 100m T53 16.07
3 2018 400m T53 52.45
3 2018 200m T53 28.69