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DONG Hongjiao
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age34
Place of BirthHubei, CHN
Height1.65 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54
Further Personal Information
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2004.
Why this sport?
She was scouted by people from the Para sports association in Jingmen, People's Republic of China.
Senior International Debut
Year
2005
Competing for
China
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the T53-54 4x100m relay at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (jmnews.cn, 10 Sep 2014)
Awards and honours
She has received the May 4th Youth Medal and the May 1st Labour Medal in the People's Republic of China. (cnhubei.com, 11 Nov 2008; sxgh.org.cn, 19 Sep 2008)
Impairment
As a child she was involved in a car accident, which resulted in the amputation of her left leg. (jmyan.com, 10 Sep 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2008 100m T54 16.24
5 2008 400m T54 55.83
1 2008 4 x 100m Relay T53-54 57.61
2 2012 400m T54 55.43
4 2012 800m T54 1:50.62
2 2012 100m T54 15.86
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2006 200m T54 32.19
8 2006 400m T54 1:01.18
10 2006 800m T54 2:02.22
1 2011 100m T54 16.73
11 2011 1500m T54 4:01.22
8 2011 400m T54  DSQ
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 200m T54 29.64
4 2014 800m T54 2:17.25
2 2014 100m T54 17.03