Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
S9, SB8, SM9
Further personal information
Wife Jemmysen, daughter Shanel
Rose Hill, MRI
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2005 in Port Louis, Mauritius.
Why this sport?
He comes from a sporty family, and tried football before settling on swimming.
New Delhi, IND
Cody (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol
French swimmer Florent Manaudou. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always be a winner." (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for Mauritius at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
He lost his left foot at age 11. "I hurt myself while riding a scooter. Then I discovered that I had knee cancer. We had to amputate." (lexpress.mu, 28 Jul 2019)
|Men's 50 m Freestyle S9||Heat 1||2012-09-05||5|
|Men's 100 m Freestyle S9||Heat 1||2015-07-14||18|
|Men's 50 m Freestyle S9||Intermediate Time||2015-07-14||1|
|Men's 50 m Freestyle S9||Heat 2||2015-07-16||20|
|Men's 100 m Freestyle S9||Heat 2||2016-09-12||7|