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Majeed Alshaikh

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
F37

Further personal information

Residence
Manama, BRN
Languages
Arabic, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000 at the Bahrain Association for the Disabled.
Why this sport?
"I joined the Bahrain Association for the Disabled because a friend encouraged me. My family also wanted me to pursue it. In the beginning I was nervous about participating, but my coach Abdullah Dakheel planted the feelings of pride and challenge within me and made me believe that this was my sport."
Club / Team
El Etemad: Bahrain
Name of coach
Adel Asfour, from 2001

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Bahrain

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coaches Adel Asfour and Abdullah El Ratin. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Ambitions
To start a career in administration once he has retired from athletics. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F37/38 Final 1 2013-07-23 10
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F37 Final 1 2015-10-23 7