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BAKA Abdellatif
Sport Para athletics
NPC Algeria   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthEl Eulma, ALG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Residence
El Eulma, ALG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics at age 11.
Why this sport?
"My brother practised athletics and I often accompanied him to attend his training sessions. This is where my passion for the discipline began."
Club / Team
Club d'Al Ansar: SÚtif, ALG
Name of coach
Mohamed Brahmi [personal]
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing football, spending time at the beach. (paralympic.org, 30 Apr 2017)
Hero / Idol
His brother Fouad. (dzinfos.com, 30 Sep 2016)
Famous relatives
His brother Fouad Baka competed in athletics at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He finished fourth in both the T13 400m and T13 1500m. (SportsDeskOnline, 22 Mar 2017; lefigaro.fr, 13 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2016 1500m T13 3:48.29
8 2016 400m T13  DNS
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2013 800m T13 1:54.36
1 2013 1500m T13 3:53.05
2 2015 800m T13 1:54.18
2 2015 1500m T13 3:55.74
1 2017 1500m T13 3:52.82
2 2017 800m T13 1:51.69