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Narender

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
English, Hindi, Punjabi

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Sonipat, India.
Why this sport?
He started the sport as a form of physical therapy.

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
India
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Guangzhou, CHN

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Injuries
He has suffered from chronic back problems during his career. (indusind.com, 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Fitness is the key to success." (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Impairment
He has an impairment to his left leg due to the effects of polio. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Other information
EARLY LIFE
He was raised by his grandmother after he lost both of his parents in an accident when he was age three. (indusind.com, 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F44 Final Round 2012-09-02 6
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F44 Final 1 2013-07-24 4
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F44 Final 1 2015-10-30 6
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F44 Final Round 2016-09-09 6
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F44 Final 1 2017-07-18 8