Ignas Madumla Mtweve
Further personal information
Dar es Salaam, TAN
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began athletics at age seven at a school run by the Salvation Army in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Why this sport?
Having also tried tennis, he found that he enjoyed running and discus throwing more.
Name of coach
Bahati Mgunda [national], TAN
Swimming. (Athlete, 22 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 22 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach Namajojo. (Athlete, 22 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Tanzanian Para athlete Ernest Nyabalale. (Athlete, 22 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
He was Tanzania's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
|Men's Discus Throw F56||Final Round||2016-09-10||10|
|Men's Shot Put F55||Final Round||2016-09-16||12|