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KIM Chol Ung
Sport Para athletics, Para swimming
NPC DPR Korea   
GenderMen
Age42
Place of BirthPyongyang, PRK
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F11, T11
Further Personal Information
Residence
Pyongyang, PRK
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean
Higher education
Design - Vocational Training School for the Impaired: Pyongyang, PRK
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 in Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
Name of coach
Ri Kye-Song, PRK, from 1998
General Interest
Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Other sports
He competed in para-swimming at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Aug 2016)
Impairment
His visual impairment is the result of a retinal detachment and optic atrophy. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall) - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
Round 1 2016 1500m T11  DSQ
Asian Para Games - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
  2014 100m Breaststroke SB11  DSQ