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Behzad Azizi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
F13, T13

Further personal information

Residence
Khorramabad, IRI
Languages
Farsi, Persian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2017 in Khorramabad, Islamic Republic of Iran. "One day I went to the gym and with a few throws the coaches there were able to see that I had talent for javelin."
Why this sport?
He found the sport exciting.
Club / Team
Lorestan Province: Iran
Name of coach
Mostafa Bahrami [personal], IRI, from 2017

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Iran

General interest

Hobbies
Reading. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the F12/13 javelin throw at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His mother, and Iranian Para discus thrower Farzad Sepahvand. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Czech javelin thrower Jan Zelezny. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (irna.ir, 30 Mar 2021)