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Krysten Coombs

Krysten Coombs

In Profile | Krysten first got involved in the sport through the Dwarf Sports Association UK and has not looked back since. Not only is he a world-class athlete, but he is also a budding actor as well!

Birthplace | Brighton

DoB | 15/11/1990

Event | SS6 Men’s Singles / Men’s Doubles

Current World Ranking | 2

World's Best Ranking | 1

Right/left-handed | Right

Height | 136cm

Major achievements |

Men’s Singles:
2018 BWF European Para Badminton Championships, Silver medallist
2018 Japan Para Badminton International, Silver medallist
2017 Irish Para Badminton International, Gold medallist

Men’s Doubles (with Jack Shephard):
2018 BWF European Para Badminton Championships, Gold medallist
2018 Para Badminton International, Gold medallist


Best performance of career | BWF European Para Badminton Championships 2016 – Double gold (Men’s Singles and Doubles)

Ambition | To win a Paralympic medal

Things you didn't know | I was in Game of Thrones
I have represented GB in Para Table Tennis

If I wasn't a badminton player | I’d be a golfer

Racket | Krysten plays with a FZ Forza 998 VS

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