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JONG Yee Khie
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Malaysia   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthKuching, MAS
Height1.77 m
Weight 103 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Occupation
Athlete, Hairdresser
Languages
English, Malay
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2008 in Pusat Pemulihan, Malaysia.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by his family.
Club / Team
Sarawak: Malaysia
Name of coach
Jamil Adam [national], MAS
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
Impairment
He was involved in a motorcycle accident in 2005 in Kuching, Malaysia. His right leg was amputated above the knee as a result of the incident. (sports247.my, 01 Nov 2016; thestar.com.my, 18 Feb 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016 97kg 202
2 2021 107kg 237.0
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2014 97kg 195.0
6 2017 97kg 208.0
10 2019 97kg 215.0
7 2021 107kg 210.0
Commonwealth Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Bench Press Heavyweight 178.0
2 2018 Bench Press Heavyweight 188.7
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 97kg 207
4 2018 97kg 210