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THAKKER Jigar Jayeshbhai
Sport Para swimming
NPC India   
GenderMen
Age22
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S4, SB3, SM4
Further Personal Information
Residence
Rajkot, IND
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age eight.
Why this sport?
His therapist suggested that swimming would be a good form of exercise for him as it would help build his muscle mass.
Training Regime
He trains daily at the Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati Swimming Pool in Kalawad, India.

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 50m Backstroke S4 1:17.64
9 2018 100m Freestyle S4 1:58.61
11 2018 50m Butterfly S5 1:19.37
8 2018 200m Freestyle S5 5:03.22
12 2018 50m Freestyle S5 53.32
4 2018 50m Breaststroke SB3 2:34.06