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Zul Amirul Sidi Abdullah

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5

Further personal information

Family
Four children
Residence
Malaysia
Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age eight in Miri, Malaysia.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to take up the sport.
Name of coach
Dieung Manggang [national]

International debut

Year
2002
Competing for
Malaysia
Location
Busan, KOR

General interest

Awards and honours
He received the Malaysian Sportsman of the Year for Paralympic Athletes Award in 2010. (famemas.blogspot.com, 27 Jul 2010)
Impairment
He was born with an impairment to his right hand and both of his legs. (thesportsmuseum.blogspot.co.uk, 11 Aug 2009)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Heat 1 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Final Round 8
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Heat 3 5
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Final Round 3
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Heat 2 2
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20pts Heat 2 5
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20pts Final Round 7
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20pts Heat 1 3
Men's 200 m Freestyle S5 Heat 1 5
Men's 100 m Freestyle S5 Heat 1 5
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Final Round 5
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Heat 2 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S5 Heat 1 2012-08-30 8
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Final Round 2012-09-06 8
Men's 50 m Backstroke S5 Heat 2 2012-09-06 3