Dina Zamly Ali
Further personal information
Computer Science - Mansoura University: Egypt
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics in 2002 in Egypt.
Why this sport?
"My uncle likes practising sports and I joined him one time as a kind of physical therapy. Then a coach spotted me and asked me to start practising with him at the Al Ahly club. This became a very useful experience and helped me improve my mental state."
Club / Team
Al Ahly SC: Cairo, EGY
Reading, travelling. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her friends and parents. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No one will give you success. You must seek it and achieve it yourself." (Facebook profile, 12 Mar 2021)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 11 Oct 2019)
She has Erb's palsy. The condition is the result of birth trauma and affects the primary nerves that supply the movement and feeling to an arm. (Athlete, 11 Oct 2019)