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Xu Qing (swimmer)

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Full name  许庆 (Xu Qing)
Role  Swimmer
Name  Xu Qing
Sport  Swimming
Nationality  Chinese

Xu Qing (swimmer) Xu Qing Wins Mens 50m Butterfly S6
Born  September 27, 1992 (age 23) (1992-09-27)
Strokes  Butterfly, freestyle, medley

Xu Qing (born September 27, 1992) is a Chinese Paralympic swimmer. He lost both his arms in a car accident when he was 6. He began swimming training at 7, introduced to the sport by a doctor who had himself been a para-athlete.

Xu Qing (swimmer) Shark and science push Xu Qing to Paralympic swimming gold

Competing in the S6 classification, Xu won 3 gold and one bronze medal at the 2008 Summer Paralympics and 4 gold medals at the 2012 Summer Paralympics. As of April 2014, Xu holds S6 World records in 50 m freestyle and 50 m butterfly events; he also swam in the 2008 Chinese relay team that holds the 4 x 50 m medley 20pts World Record.

References

Xu Qing (swimmer) Wikipedia


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