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Fatemeh Montazeri Ghahjaverestani



Impairment information


Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics at age 20.
Why this sport?
She played table tennis and sitting volleyball for two years before her coaches suggested that she had the right physique for Para athletics.

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at three consecutive editions of the Paralympic Games between 2000 and 2008. (, 21 Jan 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her family, and coach Elahe Shia. (, 21 Jan 2015)
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (, 21 Jan 2015)


Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F57/58 Final Round 8
Women's Discus Throw F57/58 Final Round 8
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F57 Final 1 2017-07-23 8