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Kaimar-ud-Din bin Maidin

Full name: Kaimar-ud-Din bin Maidin
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" (172 cm)
Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)
Born: July 3, 1942 in Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia
Died: April 19, 2009 in Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia
Country: MAL Malaya
Sport: Athletics

Biography

In 1960 at Roma, Kamar-ud-din bin Maidin, became the first athlete from his province of Terengganu to represent Malaysia in the Olympics. Kamar-ud-din was the first Malaysian athlete to win five consecutive SEAP Games gold medals and two triple jump gold medals, beginning in 1959. His wife was Rajemah Sheikh Ahmad, who was also an athlete, having won a bronze medal at the 1966 Asian Games in the 4×100. Kamar-ud-din had groomed numerous athletes at the state and national level as a coach.

Personal Best: LJ – 7.39 (1966).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 18 Roma Athletics Men's Long Jump Malaya MAL 43 QR

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1960 Summer 18 Roma Athletics Malaya Qualifying Round 43 6.74
1960 Summer 18 Roma Athletics Malaya Qualifying Round Group A 16 6.74
1960 Summer 18 Roma Athletics Malaya Qualifying Round Group A Round One 13 6.74
1960 Summer 18 Roma Athletics Malaya Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 16 5.84 6.74
1960 Summer 18 Roma Athletics Malaya Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP 5.38