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Chaiwat Rattana

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T34

Further personal information

Residence
Bangkok, THA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Thai

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 20.
Why this sport?
He was inspired by Thai wheelchair racer Prawat Wahoram. "When I was in school, I was about 15, I saw Prawat. He was doing this wheelchair racing on TV. While I was watching him I thought that I wanted to be an athlete like him."
Club / Team
Cerebral Palsy Sports Association of Thailand: Thailand
Name of coach
Phumraphee Krainara

General interest

Nicknames
Beam (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Hobbies
Playing the guitar. (mainstand.co.th, 30 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the T34 100m at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Thai wheelchair racer Prawat Wahoram. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (today.line.me, 02 Sep 2019)