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BAWA Aliou
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Togo   
GenderMen
Age34
Height1.56 m
Weight 41 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Residence
Sokodé, TOG
Occupation
Hairdresser
Languages
French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1990.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport to be healthy and have fun, and to socialise.
Club / Team
Club de Dynamophilie de la Ligue du Centre: Sokodé, TOG
Name of coach
Kohan Felix; Gneny Tchagbele
General Interest
Hobbies
Movies, television. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2015 All Africa Games in Brazzaville, Congo. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Togolese footballer Emmanuel Adebayor. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
Footballers Emmanuel Adebayor, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
He was Togo's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of the effects of polio contracted as a baby. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
  2016 49kg  NoM