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JIN Yajuan
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age33
Place of BirthJiaxing, CHN
Height1.61 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F44
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Office Worker
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics in 2003 in Nanjing, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was chosen by the local federation for athletes with an impairment.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold and breaking the Asian record at the 2010 Asian Para Games in Guangzhou, People's Republic of China. (js0573.com, 29 Jul 2013)
Impairment
The impairment to her left leg is the result a traffic accident she was involved in at age 10. (zjol.com.cn, 06 Sep 2008)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from the sport and has become an office worker for the federation for athletes with an impairment in Ganyao County in China. (jsxww.zjol.com.cn, 04 Mar 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2008 Shot Put F42-46 12.14
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2011 Shot Put F42-44/46 12.47