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KUMAL Bhim Bahadur
Sport Para swimming
NPC Nepal   
GenderMen
Age37
Place of BirthGorkha, NEP
Height1.65 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kathmandu, NEP
Occupation
Serves in the Army
Languages
Nepali
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para swimming in 2017.
Why this sport?
He initially took up the sport as a hobby.
Club / Team
Nepal Army: Nepal
Name of coach
Bijen Man Shrestha [national], NEP
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Nepal
Location
Indonesia
General Interest
Hobbies
Futsal. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Bijen Man Shrestha. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach Bijen Man Shrestha. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)
Impairment
He had a limb amputated during his time in the Nepalese army. (Athlete, 09 Sep 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2019 100m Freestyle S9 1:21.36
Heats 2019 50m Freestyle S9 34.66
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
18 2018 100m Freestyle S9 1:22.95