Origin of Impairment
S6, SB5, SM6
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2004 in Surakarta, Indonesia.
Why this sport?
He had always liked swimming because he lived by a big river, and his friends taught him several styles.
Club / Team
Tirta Dharma: Surakarta, INA
Name of coach
Dimin Ba [national], INA
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2005 ASEAN Para Games in Manila, Philippines. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
His coach and parents. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Water is my friend." (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Awards and honours
He was Indonesia's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S6||Heat 2||2012-08-30||9999|
|Men's 50 m Freestyle S6||Heat 1||2015-07-16||8|
|Men's 50 m Freestyle S6||Final 1||2015-07-16||7|
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S6||Heat 1||2015-07-18||9|
|Men's 100 m Backstroke S6||Heat 2||2016-09-08||6|
|Men's 50 m Butterfly S6||Heat 1||2016-09-09||9999|
|Men's 50 m Freestyle S6||Heat 2||2016-09-10||7|
|Men's 400 m Freestyle S6||Heat 2||2016-09-13||6|
|Men's 100 m Freestyle S6||Heat 2||2016-09-17||6|