Yang Chen (athlete)

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Yang Chen
Medal record
Paralympic athletics
Competitor for  China
Paralympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens 100 metres - T37
Silver medal – second place 2004 Athens 200 metres - T37
Silver medal – second place 2004 Athens 400 metres - T37
Silver medal – second place 2004 Athens 4x100m - T35-38
Silver medal – second place 2004 Athens 4x400m - T35-38
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing 4x100m - T35-38

Yang Chen is a Paralympian athlete from China competing mainly in category T37 sprint events.

Biography[edit]

Yang Chen competed in the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens, Greece. He won a gold medal in the T37 100m and silver medals in the T37 200m, T37 400m and was part of the Chinese relay teams that won silver medals in both the T35-38 4x100m and 4x400m relays. When the Paralympics took place in 2008 in his home country Yang Chen was not quite as busy only competing in the 200m and as part of the 4x100m T35-38 team that won a silver medal.[1]

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