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Syuci Indriani

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Residence
Solo, INA
Languages
Indonesian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up swimming lessons at age seven with Belibis Swimming Club in Pekanbaru, Indonesia. She began competing at the 2012 National Paralympic Games also in Pekanbaru.
Why this sport?
"My father always invited me to take my brother to swimming practice. So, eventually I joined him."
Club / Team
Riau: Indonesia
Name of coach
Bhima Kautsar [national], INA; Dimin [national], INA; Dinda Ayu Sekartaji, INA, from 2016

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
Indonesia

General interest

Nicknames
Uci (mediaindonesia.com, 21 Oct 2018)
Hobbies
Travel. (okezone.com, 03 Dec 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning seven gold medals at the 2016 INAS [International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport] Asian Championships in Thailand. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her parents, and coach Dinda Ayu Sekartaji. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps, Indonesian swimmer Glenn Victor Sutanto. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Do the best, be the best." (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2016 she was named the Best Asian Youth Athlete by the Asian Paralympic Committee [APC]. (aroundtherings.com, 30 Nov 2016)
Famous relatives
Her brother Syafril Syahputra has competed in swimming at regional level in Indonesia. (sport.bisnis.com, 12 Oct 2018; rri.co.id, 21 Jun 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (mediaindonesia.com, 21 Oct 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 2 2016-09-11 5
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 2 2016-09-14 5
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 2016-09-14 8
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 1 2016-09-17 3
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Final Round 2016-09-17 7
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final 1 2017-12-02 5
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Final 1 2017-12-04 5
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 2 2017-12-04 3
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final 1 2017-12-05 7