PERERA Sadun < Back  
Sport Para Powerlifting, Weightlifting
CGA Sri Lanka   
Gender Men
Born 02 Sep 1969
Weight 48 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence Sri Lanka
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began powerlifting in 2000.
Why this sport? He originally competed in wheelchair racing, but he switched to powerlfiting due to the high cost of a racing chair.
International Debut
Year 2000
Competing for Sri Lanka
Location Belgium
General Interest
Other sports He has competed in wheelchair racing. (nation.lk, 03 Oct 2010)
Impairment His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (island.lk, 2000)
Other information LEADER
He captained the Sri Lanka powerlifting team at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (dailynews.lk, 10 Sep 2008)