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OMAR HASSAN Houssein
Sport Para athletics
NPC Djibouti   
GenderMen
Age41
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T46
Further Personal Information
Residence
Djibouti
General Interest
Injuries
He injured his foot during the T46 1500m race at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. He managed to finish the race, crossing the finishing line six minutes after the rest of the field. (independent.co.uk, 09 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
He was Djibouti's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (paralympic.org, 29 Aug 2012)
Impairment
His right arm has been amputated above the elbow. (telegraph.co.uk, 01 Sep 2012)
Other information
NATIONAL FIRST
By competing at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, he became Djibouti's first ever Paralympian. (paralympic.org, 29 Aug 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Round 1 2012 1500m T46 11:23.50