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JUNG Dong Ho
Sport Para athletics
NPC Korea   
GenderMen
Age47
Place of BirthSeoul, KOR
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T53
Further Personal Information
Family
One daughter
Languages
Korean
Higher education
Physical Education - Digital Seoul Culture Arts University : Korea
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2001.
Why this sport?
He participated in a wheelchair marathon race in Daegu, Republic of Korea, and found it interesting.
Club / Team
Gyeongsangbuk-do Athletics Federation for the Disabled: Korea
General Interest
Other sports
He has competed in Para cross-country skiing and Para biathlon at national level in the Republic of Korea. (kyongbuk.co.kr, 14 Feb 2019; chosun.com, 27 Feb 2013)
Impairment
The impairment to his lower limbs is the result of a traffic accident in 1992. (kbs.co.kr, 19 Apr 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2008 4 x 100m Relay T53-54  
9 2008 400m T53 53.47
4 2008 4 x 400m Relay T53-54  DSQ
9 2008 100m T53 15.82
7 2012 400m T53 51.45
Round 1 2012 100m T53 16.23
Round 1 2012 200m T53 26.94
4 2012 4 x 400m Relay T53-54 3:13.82
Round 1 2016 100m T53 15.76
Round 1 2016 400m T53 52.30
7 2016 800m T53 1:42.89
4 2016 4 x 400m Relay T53-54  DSQ
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2011 100m T53 15.99
6 2011 200m T53 27.52
4 2011 400m T53 53.45
2 2011 4 x 400m Relay T53-54 3:25.99
Semifinal 2013 400m T53 51.51
7 2013 200m T53 27.28
7 2013 100m T53 15.92
3 2013 4 x 400m Relay T53-54 3:15.21
9 2017 200m T53 27.83
9 2017 400m T53 52.40
9 2017 800m T53 1:45.93
9 2017 100m T53 15.79
Asian Para Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 100m T53 15.95
3 2014 4 x 400m Relay T53-54 3:17.22
6 2014 800m T53 1:47.12
5 2014 400m T53 52.01
4 2018 100m T53 15.91
4 2018 400m T53 54.13
4 2018 200m T53 29.00