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Bolo Triyanto

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH2

Further personal information

Family
Wife Ratmini, three children
Residence
Sragen, INA
Languages
Indonesian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015.
Why this sport?
He used to be involved in Para athletics as an athlete and a coach. He became interested in shooting Para sport after learning it would be part of the programme at the 2015 ASEAN Para Games in Singapore. "I retired from competing [in Para athletics] and decided to be a coach. But when I heard about the new Para sport, I was intrigued."
Club / Team
Central Java: Indonesia
Name of coach
Nasrudin [club], INA; Aris Haryadi [national], INA

General interest

Injuries
In 2008 he sustained an ankle injury which led to his retirement from competitive Para athletics. (radarsolo.jawapos.com, 28 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Don't hesitate. If other people can, why can't we." (liputan6.com, 09 Oct 2018)
Other sports
He competed in Para athletics between 2003 and 2009. He competed in sprint events at the 2003 ASEAN Para Games in Hanoi, Vietnam. (antaranews.com, 24 Aug 2021; bola.com, 09 Oct 2018)
Famous relatives
His wife Ratmini represented Indonesia in shooting Para sport at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. She has also competed in Para athletics [T54 100m and 200m] at national level in Indonesia. (SportsDeskOnline, 01 Mar 2019; bola.com, 23 Sep 2018; suaramerdeka.com, 22 Feb 2018)
Impairment
His right hand was amputated as a result of work accident at age 18. "I only have a junior high diploma, so I began working early. I worked in a fodder company. My hand just went into the machine and was immediately shredded." (bola.com, 23 Sep 2018)
Other information
BUSINESS
In 2022 he established a traditional competitive fishing pond business in Sragen, Indonesia. (Instagram profile, 15 Jun 2022, 01 Jun 2022)

COUPLE SPORT
He and his wife Ratmini both used to compete in Para athletics at national level in Indonesia. He took up shooting Para sport after learning it would be part of the programme at the 2015 ASEAN Para Games in Singapore, and he persuaded her to also make the switch upon his return from the tournament. "When I came back from Singapore, I had all the rifles and gear with me. So, I used them to train with my wife. She was good and managed to join the national team [for the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia]. I believe this sport is meant for us." (suaramerdeka.com, 02 Feb 2019, 22 Feb 2018)

EYES ON TOKYO
He built a personal shooting range at his home in Sragen, Indonesia, to train ahead of the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. "I don't stop training [when at home], because the ticket to the Paralympic Games is not a destination, but a path to chase an achievement." (sport.suaramerdekasolo.com, 21 Nov 2019)