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Indika Gamage

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T44

Further personal information

Residence
Embilipitiya, SRI
Occupation
Army
Languages
Sinhala

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He took up Para athletics as a hobby.
Club / Team
Sri Lanka Light Infantry Sports Club: Sri Lanka
Name of coach
Arjan Ratnayake, SRI

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Sri Lanka
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Indonesia

General interest

Hobbies
Sports. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in long jump at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Arjan Ratnayake. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He and Charitha Nirmala Indrapala were named Best Athletes of the 2019 Sri Lankan Para Athletics Championships. (sundayobserver, 08 Sep 2019)
Impairment
He sustained an injury to his lower leg while serving in the Sri Lankan Army. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)