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CHU Kin Wa
Sport Para swimming, Para Triathlon
NPC Hong Kong, China   
GenderMen
Age28
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Cantonese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age seven in Hong Kong, China.
Why this sport?
His brother introduced him to the sport.
Name of coach
Cheung Woon-Man
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Hong Kong, China
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Guangzhou, CHN
General Interest
Nicknames
Benny (hd.stheadline.com, 05 Jul 2017)
Hobbies
Cycling. (hk01.com, 26 Dec 2016)
Hero / Idol
Hong Kong, China swimmer Alex Fong. (nextmedia.com, 22 Nov 2010)
Awards and honours
He received an Outstanding Athlete Award from the Hong Kong Paralympic Committee in 2008. (hkparalympic.org, 03 Mar 2009)
Other sports
He has competed in Para triathlon. (triathlon.com.hk, 19 May 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (metrodaily.hk, 01 Feb 2018)
Impairment
He was born with a visual impairment. He has no sight in his right eye and 10% vision in his left eye. (hk01.com, 26 Dec 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
11 2017 PTVI 1:15:17
12 2018 PTVI 1:07:33
14 2019 PTVI 1:13:29
Asian Para Games - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
10 2014 100m Freestyle S13 1:11.97
6 2014 100m Backstroke S13 1:26.55
5 2014 100m Breaststroke SB13 1:25.87
World Ranking (2018/01/01) - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
12 2018 PTVI  
9 2018 PTVI  
9 2018 PTVI  
World Paralympic Qualification Event - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
10 2019 PTVI 1:04:06