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Mohd Shahmil Md Saad



Impairment information

Origin of Impairment

Further personal information


Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2005.
Name of coach
Jamil Adam [national], MAS

General interest

Most influential person in career
His family, his coach and his teammates. (Athlete, 19 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Malaysian Para powerlifter Ma Hussein Mat Noh. (Athlete, 19 Jul 2019)
In June 2017 he sustained a cervical disc injury in his neck and had to undergo surgery. He took a break from the sport to recover and missed the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He returned to competition at the 2018 World Cup event in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (, 06 Feb 2018;, 14 Sep 2017)

He suffered a shoulder injury after competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (, 14 Sep 2017)
Awards and honours
He was named Para Athlete of the Year at the 2014 Pahang Sports Awards in Malaysia. (, 29 Oct 2014)
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 19 Jul 2019)


Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 90.00kg Final 2010-07-29 9999
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 107.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-11 6
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -107 kg Final Round 2016-09-14 8
Nur-Sultan 2019 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 107.00kg Final 2019-07-18 17