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YANG Sen
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthBeijing, CHN
Height1.73 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T37
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2004 in Beijing, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
His potential was noticed by the local federation for athletes with an impairment.
Club / Team
Beijing: China
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
China
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Beijing, CHN
General Interest
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)

In 2008 he received the May 4th Youth Medal from the All-China Youth Federation. (ccyl.org.cn, 19 Sep 2008)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy. (sohu.com, 15 Sep 2008)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2008 100m T35 12.29
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2011 100m T37 12.30
6 2011 200m T37 24.98
2 2011 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 46.03