Ami Omer Dadaon
S4, SB3, SM4
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at the Israel Association for Children with Disabilities [ILAN] in Israel.
Why this sport?
He took up swimming as part of his rehabilitation therapy. "Then I continued swimming as a hobby. I started to compete and I loved it, so I continued until I reached the youth [national] team."
Club / Team
Ilan Sport Center: Haifa, ISR
Name of coach
Jacob Beninson [national], ISR
He trains at the Ilan Sport Center in Haifa, Israel.
Awards and honours
In December 2017 he received the Israeli Sports Award for Young Para Athlete of the Year. (sport1.maariv.co.il, 26 Dec 2017)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ynet.co.il, 28 Dec 2020; davar1.co.il, 28 Dec 2020)