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LIM Hyeoksu
Sport Para swimming
NPC Korea   
GenderMen
Age18
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Student
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in grade two of primary school.
Why this sport?
He enjoyed being active and would often bruise himself colliding with other people and obstacles. His mother decided to take him to the pool, as there was a lot of space for him to play, and he was then noticed by a coach who suggested he could compete in the sport.
Club / Team
Noeun High School: Daejeon, KOR
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His mother Kim Mi-Hyeon. (ggilbo.com, 22 May 2018)
Awards and honours
He received the Best Male Swimmer Award at the 2016 National Championships in the Republic of Korea. (bsad.or.kr, 01 Dec 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ggilbo.com, 22 May 2018)
Impairment
He has autism. (ggilbo.com, 22 May 2018)

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