Adou Herve Ano
Athletics | Powerlifting
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Literature Studies - University of Cocody: Abidjan, CIV
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire.
Why this sport?
"I became passionate about the sport. It builds a strong sporting character and good health."
Club / Team
Club Handisport de Cocody: Abidjan, CIV
Name of coach
Jean-Batiste Kouadio [national]
Wheelchair basketball. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Placing seventh in the 65kg category at the 2019 World Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
Ivorian Para athlete Oumar Basakoulba Kone. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Nigerian weightlifter Prince Are Feyisetan. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always persevere, never give up." (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
He has represented Cote d'Ivoire in Para athletics, competing in discus throw at the 2014 Grand Prix in Tunis, Tunisia. (paralympic.org, 16 Jun 2014)
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