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CHOUAYA Najah
Sport Para athletics
NPC Tunisia   
GenderWomen
Age30
Place of BirthGabes, TUN
Height1.66 m
Weight 51 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tunis, TUN
Occupation
Student
Languages
Arabic, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2008.
Why this sport?
She initially started athletics as a hobby.
Name of coach
Abdalah Machraoui
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Tunisia
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the T12-13 1500m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Abdalah Machraoui. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Tunisian Para athlete Somaya Bousaid. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
2 2016 1500m T13 4:30.52
Round 1 2016 400m T12 59.40
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 2006 100m T12  DSQ
6 2006 200m T12 27.34
4 2006 400m T12 1:00.36
3 2017 1500m T13 4:46.16