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SIMION Bobi
Sport Table Tennis
NPC Romania   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthReghin, ROU
Height1.62 m
Weight 58 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
TT6
Further Personal Information
Residence
Cluj-Napoca, ROU
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Romanian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began in 1995 at age 15 in Romania.
Club / Team
Club Sportiv Lamont: Cluj-Napoca, ROU
Name of coach
Anca Chereches, ROU, from 2003
Senior International Debut
Year
2003
Competing for
Romania
Location
Ostrava, CZE
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 21 May 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the gold medal at the 2015 PTT Lignano Master Open in Italy. (Athlete, 21 May 2016)
Hero / Idol
Spanish tennis player, Rafael Nadal. (Athlete, 21 May 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you don't fight, it means you do not believe in yourself." (Athlete, 21 May 2016)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 21 May 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
33 2010 Open Standing  
9 2014 Singles Class 6  
9 2018 Singles Class 6  
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Quarterfinal 2016 Singles Class 6  
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2013 Singles Class 6  
5 2015 Singles Class 6  
3 2017 Singles Class 6  
World Ranking (01 Nov 2015)
Rank Year Event Result
7 2015 Singles Class 6  
114 2015 Open Standing  
7 2015 Singles Class 6  
114 2015 Open Standing  
10 2017 Singles Class 6  
113 2017 Open Standing  
11 2017 Singles Class 6  
131 2017 Open Standing  
11 2017 Singles Class 6  
131 2017 Open Standing  
10 2018 Singles Class 6  
117 2018 Open Standing  
6 2018 Singles Class 6  
98 2018 Open Standing  
6 2018 Singles Class 6  
98 2018 Open Standing