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ZHAO Ruihua
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age30
Place of BirthZhoukou, CHN
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57
Further Personal Information
Residence
Zhengzhou, CHN
Occupation
Student
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2012 in Zhengzhou, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to train for the sport by the federation for people with an impairment in Henan Province, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Henan Province: China
Name of coach
Wang Wenyan [club, national], CHN
Senior International Debut
Year
2019
Competing for
China
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Doha, QAT
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Coach Wang Wenyan. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2019 she was named a March 8th Red Banner Pace-Setter in Henan Province, People's Republic of China. (sohu.com, 14 Jun 2019)
Impairment
She lost her legs in a traffic accident. (open.ha.cn, 21 May 2019; hazhoukou.gov.cn, 17 Sep 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2019 Discus Throw F57 24.07
8 2019 Shot Put F57 9.13