Further personal information
Sport specific information
Why this sport?
He began Para powerlifting because he was passionate about the sport and wanted to compete at the Paralympic Games. He also thought it be beneficial for his mental health.
Name of coach
Hagie Drammeh, from 2016
Beggie Small, Big Papa (Facebook profile, 11 Apr 2021; thepoint.gm, 11 Feb 2020)
Watching basketball. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
President of the Gambia National Paralympic Committee Sulayman Colley. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Iranian Para powerlifter Siamand Rahman. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
He has represented Gambia in wheelchair basketball. (thepoint.gm, 02 Dec 2015)
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)