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Insan Nurhaida

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T36

Further personal information

Languages
Indonesian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2008 and first represented Indonesia at the 2011 ASEAN Para Games in Surakarta, Indonesia.
Why this sport?
One of her friends invited her to a Para sports training session. "I wanted to be a doctor, but I'm always grateful that I became an athlete."
Name of coach
Selamet Widodo, INA

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Indonesia

General interest

Hobbies
Sports. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Injuries
She sustained a neck fracture after a fall when approaching the finish line at the T36 100m event at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (pikiran-rakyat.com, 11 Oct 2018)
Impairment
She has cerebral palsy, which affects her muscles, wrists, hands, and speech. "During training, I need assistance in lifting weights. I can't turn my wrists to lift them properly. My legs are stiff too. I can do small jumps, but it's still hard." (radarsolo.jawapos.com, 06 Sep 2019)