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Choochat Sukjarern

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Bangkok, THA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Thai

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2001 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport to improve his health.
Name of coach
Sakhorn Somsoom, from 2014

International debut

Year
2002
Competing for
Thailand
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Kuala Lumpur, MAS

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the 2003 ASEAN Para Games in Hanoi, Vietnam. (Athlete, 07 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Thai Para powerlifter Thongsa Marasri. (Athlete, 07 Dec 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. He was diagnosed with the illness at age four. (Athlete, 07 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -48 kg Final Round 5
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 52.00kg Final 2010-07-26 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -52 kg Final Round 2012-08-31 7
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 59.00kg Final 2017-12-03 15