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Amila Warnakulasooriya

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T44

Further personal information

Occupation
Serves in the Army
Languages
Sinhala

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2015.
Why this sport?
"I started the sport as a hobby."
Club / Team
Sri Lanka Light Infantry Sports Club: Sri Lanka
Name of coach
Sumith Karunrathne

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the T42/T63 100m and 200m at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Sri Lankan sprinter Susanthika Jayasinghe. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Impairment
His leg was amputated in 2008 while he was serving in the Sri Lankan Army. (army.lk, 12 Oct 2018)