Hemala Devi Eni Kutty
Type of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She became involved in athletics, including shot put and discus, while in primary school.
Why this sport?
Her father got her involved in sports. "My dad loves badminton and football, so I latched on to his interest even if I wasn't initially keen on sports. He used to run with us in competitions at school."
Name of coach
R Jeganathan [national], MAS
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
Hero / Idol
Her father. (thestar.com.my, 17 Oct 2012)
A leg injury hampered her performance at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (thestar.com.my, 17 Oct 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Go for gold." (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
She became visually impaired at age eight. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
|Women's Shot Put F12||Final||2011-01-26||8|
|Women's Discus Throw F11/12||Final Round||2012-09-01||10|
|Women's Shot Put F11/12||Final Round||2012-09-05||16|
|Women's Discus Throw F11/12||Final 1||2013-07-20||7|
|Women's Shot Put F12||Final 1||2013-07-27||6|