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SUHAIMI Mohamad Faizal Aideal
Sport Para athletics
NPC Malaysia   
GenderMen
Age25
Place of BirthKedah, MAS
Height1.62 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F12, T12
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Radh Nieya
Residence
Kedah, MAS
Languages
Malay
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2002 at school.
Name of coach
R Jaganathan [national], MAS
Senior International Debut
Year
2014
Competing for
Malaysia
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing video games. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the T12 100m at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Malaysian sprinter Khairul Hafiz Jantan. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Injuries
He was affected by hamstring injuries during 2017 and 2018. (thestar.com.my, 06 Oct 2019)
Other information
RIO EXPERIENCE
He discovered he had been moved from the T12 category to the T13 category after arriving to compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He placed sixth in the 100m event at the Games, but has since moved back to compete in T12 events. "I felt very disappointed when I found out about the change in category. But as I was already there, I tried my best." (nst.com.my, 10 Sep 2016; projekmm.com, 10 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2016 100m T13 11.30
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
24 2019 100m T12 13.22
Asian Para Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 200m T12 24.09
1 2014 100m T12 11.33
10 2018 200m T12 24.51
3 2018 100m T12 11.40