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KODITHUWAKKU ARACHCHIGE Samitha Dulan
Sport Para athletics
NPC Sri Lanka   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthDeniyaya, SRI
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F44
Further Personal Information
Residence
Colombo, SRI
Languages
Sinhala
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2007 while he was at school.
Why this sport?
He got involved in the sport as a hobby.
Club / Team
Red Cap Sports Club: Sri Lanka
Name of coach
Pradeep Nishantha, SRI
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Sri Lanka
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Indonesia
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the Sri Lankan national championships. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a car accident. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2021 Javelin Throw F64 65.61
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2019 Javelin Throw F64 57.01
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2018 Javelin Throw F42-44/61-64 58.38