Ismail Sadfi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T46

Further personal information

Residence
Dreux, FRA
Languages
English, French, Italian, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at age 13.
Club / Team
H2 Dynamic Handysports Lombardia: Buccinasco, ITA
Name of coach
Michele Gionfriddo [national]

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
Italy
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Grosseto, ITA

General interest

Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (mtaville.fr, 23 Jul 2014)
Impairment
His right arm is paralysed as the result of nerve damage sustained during birth. (lechorepublicain.fr, 27 Jan 2016)
Other information
FROM MOROCCO TO ITALY
Born in Morocco, he and his parents moved to Pistoia, Italy, so that he could receive better treatment for his impairment. (lechorepublicain.fr, 26 Jun 2014)