RAHIM RAJA Shahera < Back  
Sport Shooting
CGA Malaysia   
Gender Women
Born 31 Jul 1985 in Kuala Lumpur, MAS
Height1.56 m
Weight 51 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Husband Ziahul Asraf, two children
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Higher education Business Management - Wawasan Open University: Malaysia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She has been shooting since the age of 17 and started in Penang, Malaysia.
Why this sport? She thought the sport looked interesting so she gave it a try.
Club / Team Selangor: Malaysia
Name of coach Park Sang-Soon [national], NOR; Kong Hyun-Ah [national], KOR
Training Regime She trains five days a week.
Handedness Right eye, right hand
General Interest
Hobbies Swimming. (ISSF, 30 Apr 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Everything is possible and achievable if your heart is willing to do it." (facebook.com, 06 Sep 2010)
Ambitions To compete at the Olympic Games. (thestar.com.my, 14 May 2017)
Other information CAREER BREAK AND RETURN
She took a break from competing before the 2013 South East Asian Games in Naypyidaw, Myanmar, to give birth to her first child. Her second child was born before the 2015 South East Asian Games in Singapore. She returned to competition in early 2016. "There's no way I'm going to sacrifice my shooting career. I love this sport and also my children. I'll keep representing the national team as long as I can." (thestar.com.my, 14 May 2017)