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Ramya Nagaranai Shanmugam

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F46, T46

Further personal information

Residence
Coimbatore, IND
Occupation
Athlete, Manager
Languages
English, Kannada
Higher education
Mechanical Engineering - Kumaraguru College of Technology: Coimbatore, IND

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2010. She began practising Para athletics competitively in June 2016.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to take up Para athletics in the seventh grade of middle school by the physical education director Kandaswamy.
Name of coach
Mohan Kumar [personal], IND
Training Regime
She trains at Chamundi Vihar Stadium in Mysore, India.

General interest

Other sports
She competed in karate at elite school level. (timesofindia.indiatimes.com, 11 Oct 2018)
Impairment
She was born without a palm and fingers on her left hand. (timesofindia.indiatimes.com, 11 Oct 2018)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as a department and sales manager for a sporting goods retailer. (Facebook profile, 06 Feb 2021)