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Kevin Ode Natama

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Residence
Jakarta, INA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Indonesian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in fifth grade in Pontianak, Indonesia.
Why this sport?
His parents took him to swimming practice as a form of therapy for his ADHD. His trainer then enrolled him as a candidate to represent the West Kalimantan Paralympic Committee at provincial and national events.
Club / Team
NPC Kalimantan Barat [INA] / Millenium Aquatic [INA]:
Name of coach
Bhima Kautsar [national], INA; Ronal Roy [Millenium Aquatic], INA
Training Regime
He trains three hours a day, six days a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Football, basketball, playing video games, singing. (iNews Talkshow & Magazine YouTube channel, 25 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (iNews Talkshow & Magazine YouTube channel, 25 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To be a world champion. (iNews Talkshow & Magazine YouTube channel, 25 Mar 2018)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder [ADHD] at age three. (iNews Talkshow & Magazine YouTube channel, 25 Mar 2018)