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NIU Shaojie
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC China   
GenderMen
Age22
Place of BirthHengshui, CHN
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW6/8-2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Hengshui, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2016 in Harbin, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
He participated in an athlete recruitment event held by the China Disabled Persons' Federation. He was then selected for the national Para alpine skiing team following a one-month training camp in Harbin, People's Republic of China. "I like the feeling of excitement."
Club / Team
Hebei Province : China
Name of coach
Leon Svetlin [national], BIH
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 03 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 03 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 03 Mar 2022)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (k.sina.com.cn, 05 Feb 2022)
Impairment
He was born with three missing fingers on his left hand. (k.sina.com.cn, 05 Feb 2022)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
27 2022 Downhill - Standing 1:23.48
  2022 Super-G - Standing  DNF
21 2022 Super Combined - Standing 2:08.94
  2022 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF