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PEIPI Nikau
Sport Para athletics
NPC New Zealand   
GenderMen
Place of BirthBlenheim, NZL
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F46, T47
Further Personal Information
Residence
Blenheim, NZL
Occupation
Automotive Industry, Student
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He first competed in Para athletics at the 2019 Halberg Games in Auckland, New Zealand.
Club / Team
Tasman [NZL] / Marlborough Boys' College [NZL]:
General Interest
Hobbies
Touch rugby. (inspirefoundation.co.nz, 01 Mar 2020)
Hero / Idol
US basketball players LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, Greek basketball player Giannis Antetokounpo and Dominican baseball player David Ortiz. (softball.org.nz, 10 Mar 2018)
Awards and honours
He was presented with the Best Male Athlete in Athletics award and the David Levene Foundation Cup for Most Promising Athlete at the 2019 Halberg Games in Auckland, New Zealand. (stuff.co.nz, 16 Oct 2019)
Other sports
He has played for the New Zealand International Softball Academy [ISA] softball team and also played able-bodied touch rugby at age-group international level for New Zealand. (inspirefoundation.co.nz, 01 Mar 2020)
Impairment
He was born with Poland syndrome, which resulted in an underdeveloped left arm. (stuff.co.nz, 16 Oct 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.