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Rohit Kumar

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Hindi, Punjabi
Higher education
Social and Behavioral Science - All India Jat Heroes' Memorial College: Rohtak, IND

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in 2015 at a state competition in Haryana, India.
Why this sport?
He wanted to improve his health and fitness.

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
India
Tournament
Grand Prix
Location
Nottwil, SUI

General interest

Nicknames
Hooda (Facebook profile, 01 Aug 2019)
Hobbies
Listening to music. (sponsorchampz.in, 30 Aug 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
German discus thrower Robert Harting. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Ambitions
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sponsorchampz.in, 30 Aug 2019)
Impairment
His right hand has been amputated. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F46 Final 1 2017-07-23 4