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ZHANG Xuelong
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthShijiazhuang, CHN
Height1.72 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T37, F37
Further Personal Information
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2004 in Shijiazhuang, People's Republic of China.
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
China
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Beijing, CHN
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Improve the body's health, and recover the body's function." (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy, which resulted in atrophy of the right side of his body. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015; blnews.com.cn, 19 Oct 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2008 Javelin Throw F37-38 50.24
10 2008 Discus Throw F37-38 43.61
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2011 Discus Throw F37/38 44.77
1 2011 Javelin Throw F37-38 53.04
5 2011 Shot Put F37/38 12.90
1 2015 Javelin Throw F37 51.26
6 2015 Shot Put F37 13.31
6 2015 Discus Throw F37 46.63