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Adel Shanbih

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Dubai, UAE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English, Hindi, Persian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up powerlifting in 2011 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Why this sport?
"I always had a passion for weightlifting and I liked the challenges it provides me."
Club / Team
Dubai Club for People of Determination: United Arab Emirates
Name of coach
Tito Qassem [national], MAR

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
United Arab Emirates

General interest

Hobbies
Singing, drawing, reading, photography. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Emirati powerlifter Mohamed Khamis. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Facebook page, 30 Nov 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 72.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 9999
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 88.00kg Final 2017-12-06 14