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MAHMUDAH Siti
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Indonesia   
GenderWomen
Age30
Place of BirthGrobogan, INA
Height1.60 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Semarang, INA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Indonesian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She first competed in Para powerlifting at the 2005 National Championships in Medan, Indonesia.
Why this sport?
"My failure at my first national event in 2005 was the turning point. It kept me going and practising powerlifting."
Club / Team
Central Java: Indonesia
Name of coach
Coni Ruswanto [national], INA
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Indonesia
Location
Nakhon Ratchasima, THA
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her family and her coaches. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Indonesian activist Raden Adjeng Kartini. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Injuries
In 2017 she suffered an injury to her left shoulder that troubled her at the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She was still able to win gold at the event. (sindonews.com, 20 Sep 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Do not ever feel satisfied with the achievements that we have right now." (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Awards and honours
She was an ambassador for the 2016 National Paralympic Week in West Java, Indonesia. (murianews.com, 06 Oct 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (jpnn.com, 23 Sep 2016)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of an accident. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2016 79kg 116
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2017 86kg 110.0
3 2019 79kg 118.0
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2018 79kg 120
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2018 79kg 120