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Izzettin Kanat

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
Turkish
Higher education
Public Administration - Anadolu University: Eskisehir, TUR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up powerlifting at high school.
Club / Team
Izmir Buyuksehir Belediyesi Spor Kulubu: Turkey

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Turkey
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Quarteira, POR

General interest

Impairment
His impairment is the result of the effects of a fever contracted at age three. (haberturk.com, 17 Oct 2015)
Other information
SANCTION
He returned an adverse analytical finding for meldonium in a urine sample provided at the 2016 World Cup event in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He was banned from the sport for two years by the International Paralympic Committee [IPC], becoming eligible to return to competitive action in February 2018. (paralympic.org, 16 Aug 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Powerlifting World Championships Busan 2006 (Busan, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -56 kg Final Round 9999
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 60.00kg Final 2010-07-27 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -60 kg Final Round 2012-09-01 4
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 65.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 9999