20649-Hasan Huseyin Kacar photo

Hasan Huseyin Kacar



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
T11, F11
Erdi Aksu

Further personal information

Daughter Mirza [2016]
Kurdish, Persian, Turkish
Higher education
Sports Management - Gaziantep University School of Physical Education and Sports: Turkey

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2012 in Gaziantep, Turkey.
Club / Team
Cankaya Belediyesi : Ankara, TUR

International debut

Competing for

General interest

Playing the guitar and the baglana [Turkish instrument], reading. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning one gold and two silver medals at the 2015 International Blind Sports Federation [IBSA] World Games in Seoul, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His physical education teacher Mustafa Kony. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Moroccan middle-distance runner Hicham El Guerrouj. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
His visual impairment is the result of glaucoma. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)


Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 800 m T11 Semifinal 2 2013-07-22 3
Men's 800 m T11 Final 1 2013-07-23 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final 1 2015-10-26 9999
Men's 1500 m T11 Final 1 2015-10-30 3
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final Round 2016-09-08 4
Men's 1500 m T11 Heat 3 2016-09-11 9999
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final 1 2017-07-15 7
Men's 1500 m T11 Heat 1 2017-07-18 4
Men's 1500 m T11 Final 1 2017-07-21 4