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Hailu Haile

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T46

Further personal information

Residence
Ethiopia
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2012 in Debre Berhan, Ethiopia.
Why this sport?
He wanted to compete at the Paralympic Games.
Club / Team
Amhara Regional Paralympic Sports Association: Ethiopia
Name of coach
Nigatu Habtemariam [national], ETH

General interest

Hobbies
Football, volleyball, playing music, singing. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the T46 1500m at the 2016 Grand Prix in Tunis, Tunisia. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Coach Nigatu Habtemariam. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He has had a physical impairment since age seven. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T46 Final Round 2016-09-16 6