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38925-Olam Nokham photo

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Vientiane, LAO
Occupation
Electronics Technician
Languages
Lao

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in 2017.
Why this sport?
"I took it up because I love swimming and wanted to remain healthy."

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Laos
Location
Malaysia

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music, watching television. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family, a teacher and friends. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Other sports
He has played sitting volleyball for Lao People's Democratic Republic. (worldparavolley.org, 24 Aug 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Laos Para Swimming Team Facebook page, 27 May 2020)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of an amputation due to an accident. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)