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Mariappan Perumal

Powerlifting
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Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Languages
Tamil

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
In Kuala Lumpur in 1980.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged by the Powerlifting Association of Malaysia.
Club / Team
Kuala Lumpur : Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Name of coach
William Yeo
Coach from which country?
Malaysia
Coach from what year?
2009

International debut

Year
1981

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
The Paralympics of Seoul in 1988. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Ambitions
To become a powerlifting coach. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Other information
DISABILITY CAUSE
His disability is the result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games (Atlanta, United States of America)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -60 kg Final Round 5
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games (Sydney, Australia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -67.5 kg Final Round 9999
IPC Powerlifting World Championships Kuala Lumpur 2002 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -67.5 kg Final Round 6
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -67.5 kg Final Round 5
IPC Powerlifting World Championships Busan 2006 (Busan, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -67.5 kg Final Round 5
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -67.5 kg Final Round 8
Barcelona 1992 Paralympic Games (Barcelona, Spain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -60 kg Final Round 3
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 75.00kg Final 2010-07-28 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -75 kg Final Round 2012-09-03 8