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LEE Zy Kher
Sport Para swimming
NPC Malaysia   
GenderMen
Place of BirthBangkok, THA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Pulau Pinang, MAS
Languages
English, Malay
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age seven.
Why this sport?
"I love swimming [even if] at first I was scared of the water. Though it was difficult at the start, I fell in love with the sport after learning to swim with my father and my coach."
Club / Team
Pulau Pinang: Malaysia
Name of coach
Teoh Chee Seng [club]
General Interest
Famous relatives
His father Walter Lee has hosted a cooking show on national television in Malaysia. (straitstimes.com, 15 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (bernama.com, 05 Mar 2018)
Impairment
He was born with part of his right arm missing and without his right leg. He also had a malformation to his left leg and dislocated hip joints. (bernama.com, 05 Mar 2018)
Other information
NAME ORIGIN
His first name Zy is taken from the Thai word 'jai', which means victory. His mother is from Thailand. (bernama.com, 05 Mar 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
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