Prasanna Kumar R T
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
English, Hindi, Kannada
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 1999 during his time at college.
Why this sport?
To show society that impaired athletes can also achieve success.
Name of coach
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2016 Asia-Oceania Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
German javelin thrower Thomas Rohler. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
His right leg was amputated as the result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015; 16 Jul 2017)
|Men's Javelin F42||Final 1||2013-07-25||5|
|Men's Javelin F44||Final 1||2015-10-30||11|
|Men's Javelin F44||Final 1||2017-07-18||9|