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WANG Lezheng
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age44
Place of BirthZaozhuang, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F42
Further Personal Information
Family
One son
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1999 in Zaozhuang, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by the local association for people with an impairment.
Senior International Debut
Year
2001
Competing for
China
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the F42 discus throw at the Paralympic Games in 2008 and 2012. (ycq.gov.cn, 15 Feb 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he was named an Elite Para Athlete of International Class by the China Administration of Sport for Persons with Disabilities. (cpc2008.org.cn, 15 Nov 2014)

He has received Merit Citation Class One from the provincial government in Shandong, People's Republic of China. (govinfo.nlc.gov.cn, 29 Sep 2009)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. He was diagnosed with the condition at age one. (hi632.com, 30 Aug 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2008 Shot Put F42 13.63
3 2008 Discus Throw F42 42.95
3 2012 Discus Throw F42 42.81
6 2012 Javelin Throw F42 46.00
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2006 Shot Put F42 13.05
3 2006 Discus Throw F42 42.35
4 2006 Javelin Throw F42 45.15