ARIFFIN Ahmad Rafee < Back  
Sport Para Athletics
CGA Malaysia   
Gender Men
Born 24 Oct 1984
Height1.75 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment Limb deficiency
Classification T47
Further Personal Information
Languages Malay
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He took up the sport in 2003.
Why this sport? He believed he was better at athletics than other sports.
Name of coach R Jeganathan [national], MAS
General Interest
Most influential person in career His family and friends. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
Hero / Idol Malaysian badminton player Dato Lee Chong Wei. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
Other sports He has played badminton at a national level. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2013)
Other information TOWER CHALLENGE
He participated in the 2010 KL Tower International Forest Towerthon Challenge. The challenge involves running up the 2058 steps of the tower, which he achieved in just under 19 minutes. "I was shocked to see that I had completed it faster than I had expected." (thestar.com.my, 29 Mar 2010)