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Basimah Najim

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F34

Further personal information

Residence
Kuwait
Languages
Arabic, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2011 in Kuwait.
Why this sport?
She feels the sport suits her impairment.
Club / Team
Kuwait Disabled Sport Club: Kuwait
Name of coach
Ahmed Harbi, EGY, from 2018

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Kuwait

General interest

Nicknames
Black Pearl (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kuwaiti Para athlete Ahmad Almutairi. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
She has left-sided hemiparesis as the result of being involved in a car accident. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019, 17 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F34 Final 1 2017-07-17 9999