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CHEN Yu Lien
Sport Para athletics
NPC Chinese Taipei   
GenderWomen
Age41
Place of BirthTaoyuan, TPE
Height1.58 m
Weight 55 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Administrator, Athlete
Languages
Hokkien, Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began Para athletics in 2001 at Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Chinese Taipei.
Why this sport?
She was introduced to the sport by one of her tutors at university.
Name of coach
Cheng Shou-Chi, TPE, from 2008
General Interest
Hobbies
Watching television. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (wowsight.tw, 29 Jun 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. She contracted the illness as a child. (cna.com.tw, 10 Oct 2018; money.udn.com, 23 Apr 2020)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
She studied International Trade at Lunghwa University of Science and Technology in Chinese Taipei. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2004 100m T54 17.41 
8 2004 200m T54 31.70 
10 2004 400m T54 59.65 
9 2008 100m T54 17.83
14 2008 200m T54 33.13
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2017 100m T54 18.70
11 2019 100m T54 18.63
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 200m T54 33.14
3 2014 100m T54 18.63
3 2018 100m T54 18.77
3 2018 200m T54 34.32