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Voravit Kaewkham

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5

Further personal information

Languages
Thai

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in 1995 at an occupational school.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by a Thai national coach.

International debut

Year
1999
Competing for
Thailand

General interest

Hobbies
Pets. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
US basketball player Michael Jordan. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as a result of a surgical accident. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Heat 2 5
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Final Round 5
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S5 Heat 1 5
Men's 200 m Freestyle S5 Heat 2 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Heat 1 3
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Final Round 4
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Heat 1 5
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Heat 1 4
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Final Round 6
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Heat 1 1
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Heat 2 3
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Final Round 6
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Final Round 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Heat 2 3
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20pts Heat 2 3
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20pts Final Round 6
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20pts Heat 2 2
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20pts Final Round 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Heat 3 2
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Final Round 3
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Heat 1 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Heat 1 2012-09-07 4
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Final 1 2017-12-03 9999
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Heat 1 2017-12-05 8
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Final 1 2017-12-05 7