Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Arabic, English, Kurdish
Sports and Recreation - Salahaddin University-Erbil: Iraq
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Duhok, Iraq.
Why this sport?
His potential was spotted while playing in a football tournament for people with an impairment. "I am passionate about it [Para athletics] and it suits my body features."
Club / Team
Duhok Club: Iraq
Tennis, football, swimming. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the F41 javelin at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and winning gold in the F40 javelin at the 2011 World Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
His father. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"It is important to reach the top, but what is more important is how you are able to maintain the top." (Athlete, 20 Jul 2017)
|Men's Discus Throw F40||Final||2011-01-24||7|
|Men's Shot Put F40||Final||2011-01-25||7|
|Men's Javelin F40||Final||2011-01-28||1|
|Men's Discus Throw F40||Final Round||2012-09-04||12|
|Men's Shot Put F40||Final Round||2012-09-06||8|
|Men's Javelin F40||Final Round||2012-09-07||4|
|Men's Shot Put F41||Final 1||2013-07-21||9999|
|Men's Javelin F41||Final 1||2015-10-28||2|
|Men's Javelin F41||Final Round||2016-09-11||1|
|Men's Javelin F41||Final 1||2017-07-17||4|