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Ali Olfatnia

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T37, F37

Further personal information

Higher education
Physical Education

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in Kermanshah, Iran.
Why this sport?
At age 15 he watched a television programme about para-sport. He signed up to the Kermanshah Province team, where the coaches decided he had a talent for athletics.
Club / Team
Kermanshah Province: Iran
Name of coach
Mostafa Janati

General interest

Other sports
He has played for the Iranian national para-football 7-a-side team. (davandegan.com, 28 Jun 2015)
Ambitions
To become a university professor. (davandegan.com, 28 Jun 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T37 Final 1 2015-10-29 2
Men's 100 m T37 Heat 1 2015-10-30 9999
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T37 Final Round 2016-09-13 9