KUMARAKULASINGHE Ian James Barr < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA Malaysia   
Gender Men
Born 05 Jun 1995 in Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Height1.83 m
Weight 76 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? Began swimming at age seven.
Why this sport? Because he likes swimming.
Club / Team Ikan Bilis Swimming Club: Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Name of coach Paul Bermingham
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for Malaysia
Tournament South East Asian Games
Location Vientiane
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Participating at the 2009 Southeast Asia Games. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)
Most influential person in career His parents and his coach. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)
Hero / Idol Michael Phelps. (mmail.com.my, 04 Sep 2009)
Awards and honours He was named the best male swimmer of the 2009 Malaysian Schools Sports Meet. (thestar.com.my, 22 Mar 2009)