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Addoh Kimou

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T47

Further personal information

Residence
Abidjan, CIV
Languages
French
Higher education
University of Cocody: Abidjan, CIV

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2003.
Why this sport?
It was a way of improving his health.

International debut

Year
2003
Competing for
Ivory Coast

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
Ivorian sprinter Gabriel Tiacoh. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2012)
Impairment
His left arm has been amputated below the elbow. (handisport-npc.ci, 05 Sep 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T46 Heat 2 6
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T46 Heat 1 2011-01-25 9999
Men's 200 m T46 Run 2011-01-29 9999
Men's 400 m T46 Run 2011-01-29 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T46 Heat 1 2012-08-31 8
Men's 400 m T46 Heat 2 2012-09-04 3
Men's 400 m T46 Final Round 2012-09-04 9999