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Fouad Baka

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Residence
Staoueli, ALG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English, French

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"When you love what you do, your life makes sense." (Facebook profile, 31 Mar 2017)
Famous relatives
His brother Abdellatif has represented Algeria in Para athletics. He won gold in the T13 1500m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and also claimed victory in the T13 800m at the 2012 Games in London. (paralympic.org, 2017; smh.com.au, 13 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T13 Final Round 2016-09-11 4
Men's 400 m T13 Heat 2 2016-09-13 3
Men's 400 m T13 Final Round 2016-09-15 4
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T13 Final 1 2017-07-19 2
Men's 800 m T13 Heat 2 2017-07-20 3
Men's 400 m T13 Final 1 2017-07-21 7
Men's 800 m T13 Final 1 2017-07-22 1