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Ahmed Alhindawi

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
Arabic

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming through the BeReady Talented Program, which is organised by the Bahrain Sports Federation for Disabilities.
Why this sport?
He decided to get involved in the sport after some of his schoolmates teased him about his impairment.
Training Regime
He trains five days a week, spending time both in the pool and in the gym.

General interest

Hero / Idol
Bahraini Royal Family member Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa. (Saad Hamada YouTube Channel, 08 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (alhindawi2003.weebly.com, 01 Jan 2019)
Impairment
He was born with hereditary spastic paraplegia. At age three he underwent surgery on both of his legs to lengthen the ligaments (Instagram profile, 03 Mar 2019; alhindawi2003.weebly.com, 01 Jan 2019)