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Julius Jaranding

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Wife Dayang Azlina Awang Alli
Occupation
Coach
Languages
English, Malay

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000 in Sarawak, Malaysia.

International debut

Year
2003
Competing for
Malaysia
Location
Hong Kong, China

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Most influential person in career
A teacher from his school. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Malaysian bodybuilder Sazali Samad. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Impairment
His vision impairment is a result of the effects of a fever he had at age nine. (dayakdaily.com, 06 Jul 2019; Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a coach for visually impaired swimmers for the state of Sarawak in Malaysia. (suarasarawak.my, 06 Sep 2020; dayakdaily.com, 29 Jun 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB13 Heat 2 5
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 7
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB13 Final 1 2017-12-05 6