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Huseyn Hasanov

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F46, T47

Further personal information

Residence
Baku, AZE
Languages
Azerbaijani, Russian, Turkish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2007.
Why this sport?
"My grandfather was an athlete. I was inspired by him and, as a child, I inherited his love of sports."
Name of coach
Vladimir Zayets, AZE

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing, taking outdoor walks. (Athlete, 25 May 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the T46 long jump at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (SportsDeskOnline, 07 Apr 2021; Athlete, 25 May 2020)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 25 May 2020)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Azerbaijan. (Athlete, 25 May 2020)

In recognition of the bronze medal he won at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, he received the Taraggi [Progress] Medal from the president of Azerbaijan. (en.apa.az, 14 Sep 2012)
Other sports
He has competed in Para taekwondo internationally and won gold in the A8 -80kg category at the 2012 World Championships in Santa Cruz, Aruba. He also competed in the K44 -75kg category at the 2019 World Championships in Antalya, Turkey. (SportsDeskOnline, 07 Apr 2021; worldtaekwondofederation.net, 22 Nov 2012)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 25 May 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump F46 Final 2011-01-22 3
Men's Triple Jump F46 Final 2011-01-28 1
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Triple Jump F46 Final Round 2012-09-01 4
Men's Long Jump F46 Final Round 2012-09-03 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T47 Final 1 2015-10-28 7
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T47 Final Round 2016-09-14 9999