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LE Tien Dat
Sport Para swimming
NPC Vietnam   
GenderMen
Age35
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7
Further Personal Information
Residence
Can Tho, VIE
Higher education
Computer Science - Can Tho University: Vietnam
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming at while he was studying at Can Tho University in Vietnam.
Why this sport?
"I am from Dong Thap Province, where there was a river, so I was able to swim from a young age. When I learned that there were swimming competitions for people with an impairment, my uncles and aunts told me to register."
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2015 he received a sporting achievement award from the Vietnam Paralympic Association. (tdtt.gov.vn, 11 Aug 2015)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. He contracted the illness at age two. (dantri.com.vn, 20 Apr 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 100m Breaststroke SB6 1:38.89
3 2014 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:04.21
5 2014 100m Freestyle S7 1:20.23
11 2014 50m Freestyle S7 44.34
11 2018 50m Freestyle S7 37.41
3 2018 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:39.38