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Vijay Kumar

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
English, Hindi

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 in Utter Pradesh, India.
Why this sport?
He wanted to improve his physical fitness.

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
India

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Work hard and play fair." (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Impairment
He has an impairment to his left leg due to the effects of polio. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T42 Final 1 2017-07-18 8