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SOHN Jeong Min
Sport Boccia
NPC Korea   
GenderMen
Age43
Place of BirthIncheon, KOR
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
BC2
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Kim Kyung-Mi
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1995.
Club / Team
Chungnam Provincial Office : Korea
Name of coach
Lim Gwang-Taek [club, national], KOR; Park Jung-Woo [national]
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2011 he was presented with the Best Para-Athlete Award by the Incheon Sports Association for the Disabled in the Republic of Korea. (kihoilbo.co.kr, 06 Dec 2011)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Welfare TV YouTube channel, 05 Aug 2015)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy. (2014npg.kosad.or.kr, 04 Nov 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2012 Team - BC1-2  
8 2012 Individual - BC2  
12 2016 Team - BC1-2  
6 2016 Individual - BC2  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
16 2010 Individual - BC2  
9 2014 Team - BC1-2  
5 2014 Individual - BC2  
20 2018 Individual - BC2  
5 2018 Team - BC1-2  
World Ranking (09 Nov 2015)
Rank Year Event Result
16 2015 Individual - BC2  
16 2015 Individual - BC2  
8 2016 Individual - BC2  
6 2016 Individual - BC2  
14 2018 Individual - BC2  
14 2018 Individual - BC2  
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 Team - BC1-2  
4 2014 Individual - BC2  
5 2018 Individual - BC2  
5 2018 Team - BC1-2  
World Individual Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2016 Individual - BC2