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LU Fan
Sport Para athletics
NPC China   
GenderWomen
Age28
Place of BirthHuangshi, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T53
Further Personal Information
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics at age 17 in Huangshi, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
Her talent was noticed by one of her mother's friends, who then introduced her to the local federation for athletes with an impairment.
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Training every day is like realising a dream." (xinhuanet.com, 22 Apr 2013)
Awards and honours
She won a Sportsmanship Award at the 2011 National Para Games in the People's Republic of China. (jdnettv.com, 20 Aug 2014 )
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of the effects of polio. She was diagnosed with the illness at age seven months. (9lizhi.com, 12 Mar 2017; hsdpf.org.cn, 29 Apr 2011)

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