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Ibrahim Ibrahim

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F56

Further personal information

Family
One daughter Maryam, one son Muhammad
Residence
Cairo, EGY
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Arabic, English
Higher education
Law - Benha University: Egypt

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 1992 in Egypt.
Why this sport?
He first started weightlifting before his friends invited him to go with them to a club where a coach saw him and encouraged him to start athletics. "This sport helps me develop myself. I first started because there was a club nearby where I could do the sport."
Club / Team
Telecom Egypt: Cairo, EGY
Name of coach
Mohamed Eissa [national], EGY; Mohamed Abdel Raouf Diab [national]; Hamdy Abdelrehem [personal], from 1993
Training Regime
He trains two times a day, five days a week.

International debut

Year
1994
Competing for
Egypt

General interest

Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents and family. (Athlete, 31 May 2021; youm7.com, 08 Feb 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 31 May 2021)
Injuries
He suffered from inflammation in his right shoulder in 2020. (Athlete, 31 May 2021)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (youm7.com, 08 Feb 2019)
Impairment
The impairment to his right leg is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F54-56 Final Round 2012-09-05 9
Men's Javelin F54-56 Final Round 2012-09-08 6
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F54-56 Final 1 2013-07-21 6
Men's Javelin F54-56 Final 1 2013-07-24 6
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F56 Final 1 2015-10-22 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F56 Final Round 2016-09-10 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F56 Final 1 2017-07-16 3