Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 1997 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Why this sport?
"Sittiphon Nimprasent, my first coach, convinced me to try Para powerlifting."
Name of coach
Wuttichai Suksawatra [national]
Listening to music, watching television. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the 56kg category at the 2000 Paralympic Games in Sydney. (Athlete, 07 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her first coach Sittiphon Nimprasent. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Nigerian Para powerlifter Lucy Ejike. (Athlete, 07 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"For family, for money, for the nation." (Athlete, 07 Dec 2017)
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. She has a hyperextended left elbow and contractures in both hips. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019, 07 Dec 2017)
|Women's -56 kg||Final Round||2|
|Women's -48 kg||Final Round||3|
|Women's -48 kg||Final Round||4|
|Women's -52 kg||Final Round||3|
|Women's Up to 56.00kg||Final||2010-07-27||9999|
|Women's Up to 61.00 kg MD||Final||2014-04-08||7|
|Women's Up to 67.00kg||Final||2017-12-06||6|