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GUO Haiqun
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthZhuhai, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T37
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Fang Jiahui, two children
Residence
Zhuhai, CHN
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up cerebral palsy football in 2002, before switching to para-athletics in 2004 in Zhuhai, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He was talent spotted while playing for a local football club for players with cerebral palsy.
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2012 he received Merit Citation Class Three from the Guangdong government in People's Republic of China. (zwgk.gd.gov.cn, 09 Oct 2012)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with cerebral palsy after he had a high fever at age three. The condition affects his left hand and left foot. (zhsw.gov.cn, 13 May 2013)
Other information
RETIREMENT
He retired from the sport due to injury. He has since been involved in the selection, training and rehabilitation of para-athletes. (zhsw.gov.cn, 13 May 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.