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JAMBA Anderson
Sport Para swimming
NPC Malaysia   
GenderMen
Age32
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Sarawak
Occupation
Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004 at a rehabilitation centre in Kuching, Malaysia.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up Para swimming by Malaysian Para swimmer Fraidden Dawan, who he met at the rehabilitation centre. "Fraidden took me under his wing and we went further together."
Club / Team
Sarawak: Malaysia
Name of coach
Syarbini Kaderi [club], MAS; Li Dan [national], CHN
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His parents. (bharian.com.my, 22 Sep 2017)
Impairment
He suffered a high fever at age 14 which resulted in partial paralysis of his body and affected his legs. (utusan.com.my, 20 Feb 2019; bharian.com.my, 22 Sep 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2018 100m Breaststroke SB4 2:20.94
10 2018 50m Backstroke S5 51.49