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DONG Feixia
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age31
Place of BirthXian, CHN
Height1.65 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F55
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Zhou Feifei
Residence
Xian, CHN
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2004 in Shaanxi Province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She went to a selection trial organised by the provincial team.
Club / Team
Shaanxi Province: China
Name of coach
Xue Wei, CHN
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
China
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Beijing, CHN
General Interest
Nicknames
Big Mouth (news.xpu.edu.cn, 17 Nov 2016)
Most influential person in career
Coach Xue Wei. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Chinese basketball player Yao Ming. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Surpass myself." (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Famous relatives
Her husband Zhou Feifei has competed in Para athletics at elite level. (chinadp.net.cn, 17 Sep 2015; m.xinhuanet.com, 19 Sep 2019)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (news.cnwest.com, 24 May 2018; news.hsw.cn, 11 Oct 2018)
Impairment
She contracted polio at age one, resulting in paralysis of her legs. (news.xpu.edu.cn, 17 Nov 2016; m.xinhuanet.com, 19 Sep 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
14 2008 Shot Put F54-56 6.29
4 2008 Discus Throw F54-56 24.59
9 2016 Javelin Throw F56 14.33
1 2016 Discus Throw F55 25.03
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2011 Discus Throw F54-56 25.57
8 2011 Javelin Throw F54-56 14.78
9 2011 Shot Put F54-56 6.61
6 2015 Shot Put F55 6.40
2 2015 Discus Throw F55 22.74
6 2015 Javelin Throw F56 16.88
13 2019 Javelin Throw F56 14.29
2 2019 Discus Throw F55 23.49
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 Javelin Throw F55/56 15.64
1 2014 Discus Throw F55/56 22.00
1 2014 Shot Put F55/56 6.27
5 2018 Javelin Throw F55/56 15.38
2 2018 Discus Throw F54/55 23.39
8 2018 Shot Put F55 5.96