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Nasharuddin Mohd

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Muar, MAS
Languages
Malay

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at school in 2009.
Why this sport?
It was a compulsory activity at his school.
Name of coach
R Jaganathan [national], MAS

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Malaysia
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Incheon, KOR

General interest

Hobbies
Sports. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the T20 400m at the Asian Para Games in 2014 and 2018. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents, and his teachers. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Injuries
He was affected by an old injury while competing in the T20 400m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (nst.com.my, 10 Sep 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Aim for gold." (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Impairment
His intellectual impairment was identified during pre-school. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T20 Heat 2 2015-10-22 10
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T20 Heat 1 2016-09-08 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T20 Heat 1 2017-07-16 7
Men's 400 m T20 Final 1 2017-07-17 5