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HAN Guiming
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthMaguan, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Sports Teacher
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Physical Education - Yunnan Agricultural University: Kunming, CHN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2001 in Kunming, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
His physical education teacher in high school noticed he had talent, and recommended he should attend a trial day for the local Para athletics team.
Senior International Debut
Year
2002
Competing for
China
Location
Busan, KOR
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2011 he received the May 4th Youth Medal from the Yunnan provincial government in the People's Republic of China. (ynyouth.cn, 29 Jul 2011)
Impairment
He lost his right arm at age six after accidentally touching an electrical wire. (wscl.gov.cn, 20 Dec 2012; wscl.gov.cn, 25 Apr 2008)
Other information
RETIREMENT
He retired from the sport in 2009 in order to become a physical education teacher. (sohu.com, 28 Jul 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2008 Marathon T46 2:33:57