Yee Khie JONG

Yee Khie JONG
    Para Powerlifting
Birth Date:  19 Nov 1988
Place of Birth:  SARAWAK
Country of birth:  MAS
Age:  29
Gender:   Men
Sport Class

Events and Medals

Sport Event Rank
PWL Para Powerlifting Men's Heavyweight 2 Silver

Yee Khie JONG - Schedule

Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 19:30
Gold Medal Event Men's Heavyweight Final

Biographical Information

Commonwealth Games
Year Location Event Rank Result
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Heavyweight 3 178.0

Paralympic Games
Year Location Event Rank Result
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 97kg 7 202

World Championships
Year Location Event Rank Result
2017 Mexico City, MEX Men's 97kg 6 208
2014 Dubai, UAE Men's 97kg 9 195

Languages spoken: English, Malay

NATIONAL: Jamil ADAM (MAS) (, 13 Feb 2018)

Reason: Began powerlifting in 2008 after encouragement from his family. (, 2017)
Ambition: Win a gold medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. "I am physically and mentally in good shape and eyeing a personal best of 215kg to win gold. I do not fear competing against anyone, including (defending Commonwealth Champion) Abdulazeez (IBRAHIM)." (, 22 Mar 2018)
Memorable: Winning a bronze medal at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (, 3 Aug 2014)
Influence: His family. (, 2017)
Additional information

Involved in a motorcycle accident in 2005, resulting in his right leg being amputated above the knee. (, 18 Feb 2016)

"It was my first Commonwealth Games (2014) and I wasn’t sure about the strength of the other nine lifters. I was surprised to win the bronze medal. I did the nation proud by winning the only medal in the Para sport. It has also boosted my morale to continue training harder to win more medals for Malaysia." (, 3 Aug 2014)

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Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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