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KWOK Hoi Ying Karen
Sport Boccia
NPC Hong Kong, China   
GenderWomen
Age32
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
BC2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Hong Kong, China
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 13 in Hong Kong, China.
Why this sport?
The sport was good for her health.
Name of coach
Kwok Hart Wing [national, father], HKG
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Her family. (news.gov.hk, 16 Nov 2010)
Awards and honours
She was named 2006 Female Athlete of the Year by the Hong Kong Paralympic Committee. (hkparalympic.org, 2015)
Famous relatives
Her father Kwok Hart Wing has served as head coach of the Hong Kong, China, boccia team. (hkparalympic.org, 25 Jul 2016; news.gov.hk, 19 Nov 2010)
Impairment
She is a person with cerebral palsy. (news.gov.hk, 19 Nov 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
17 2004 Individual - BC2  
5 2004 Team - BC1-2  
1 2008 Individual - BC2  
5 2008 Team - BC1-2  
6 2012 Team - BC1-2  
22 2012 Individual - BC2  
7 2016 Team - BC1-2  
24 2016 Individual - BC2  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2006 Individual - BC2  
4 2006 Team - BC1-2  
10 2010 Individual - BC2  
10 2014 Team - BC1-2  
26 2014 Individual - BC2  
10 2018 Team - BC1-2  
World Ranking (09 Nov 2015)
Rank Year Event Result
22 2015 Individual - BC2  
22 2015 Individual - BC2  
25 2016 Individual - BC2  
26 2016 Individual - BC2  
21 2018 Individual - BC2  
21 2018 Individual - BC2  
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Team - BC1-2  
13 2014 Individual - BC2  
9 2018 Individual - BC2  
2 2018 Team - BC1-2  
World Individual Championships
Rank Year Event Result
26 2016 Individual - BC2  
World Open
Rank Year Event Result
6 2017 Team - BC1-2  
11 2017 Individual - BC2