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DO Thanh Hai
Sport Para swimming
NPC Vietnam   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthCan Tho, VIE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S6, SB5, SM6
Further Personal Information
Residence
Vietnam
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Vietnamese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2008 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Why this sport?
He loved swimming.
Name of coach
Nguyen Dang Vien [national]
Senior International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Vietnam
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the SB5 100m breaststroke at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games. (en.nhandan.vn, 20 Aug 2021)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:40.31 
6 2021 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:35.68
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2015 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:46.18
Heats 2015 100m Backstroke S6 1:35.20
3 2017 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:42.58
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
13 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:41.05
5 2016 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:43.65
11 2016 50m Butterfly S6 42.67
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:43.36
  2014 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points  DSQ
13 2014 50m Butterfly S6 54.77
4 2014 100m Backstroke S6 1:33.43
5 2014 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:31.81
5 2018 100m Breaststroke SB6 1:37.80
3 2018 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:18.60