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Hossein Solghani

Snowboard

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
SB-LL2

Further personal information

Residence
Iran
Languages
Persian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried the sport at age five, and took up the sport seriously at age 14 at the Dizin ski resort in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Why this sport?
His family enjoyed snowboarding as they have lived near a ski slope.
Name of coach
Seyed-Mosayeb Seyd [national]; Elahe Hosseini Ardakani [national]
Training Regime
He trains for 20 hours a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Mountain climbing. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2018 and 2022 Paralympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Iranian Para alpine skier Sadegh Kalhor. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
Iranian Para alpine skier Sadegh Kalhor. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018, 07 Mar 2022)
Milestones
He and teammate Puriya Khaliltash became the first two male snowboarders representing the Islamic Republic of Iran to compete at the Paralympic Winter Games, when they participated at the 2018 Games in Pyeongchang. (SportsDeskOnline, 25 Nov 2021)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Snowboard Cross SB-LL2 Final 2018-03-12 17
Men's Banked Slalom SB-LL2 Final 2018-03-16 17