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LIU Gengliang
Sport Para alpine skiing, Para snowboard
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age23
Place of BirthXingtai, CHN
Height1.70 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Xingtai, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began learning to ski in late 2015 and took up Para alpine skiing in 2016 at Harbin Sport University in the People's Republic of China. He took up Para snowboard in 2017 in Jilin Province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He got to know about snowboarding while ski training.
Club / Team
Hebei Province: Shijiazhuang, CHN
Name of coach
Yin Liankui [snowboard, national], CHN
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing pool, listening to music, doing laundry, learning about recent news and information. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Coach Liu Song. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
US snowboarder Shaun White. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Other sports
He has been involved in both Para alpine skiing and Para snowboard. During the 2021/22 season, he was classified in the SB-LL2 snowboard category and the LW4 alpine skiing category. (IPC, 22 Feb 2022)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (baijiahao.baidu.com, 16 Mar 2018; new.qq.com, 21 Mar 2021)
Impairment
At age 11 he lost the lower part of his left leg in a traffic accident. (sohu.com, 15 Mar 2018; Athlete, 05 Mar 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para snowboard
Rank Year Event Result
11 2018/2019 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 55.83
10 2018/2019 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
5 2018/2019 Snowboard Cross Team Event  
Paralympic Games - Para snowboard
Rank Year Event Result
13 2018 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
14 2018 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 57.89
15 2022 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
17 2022 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 1:14.49
World Cup Finals - Para snowboard
Rank Year Event Result
17 2017/2018 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 1:13.62
16 2017/2018 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 1:32.67