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Maroua Ibrahmi

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F32

Further personal information

Languages
Arabic, French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics in 2008 at age 20 in Gabes, Tunisia.
Why this sport?
She took part in a try-out and coaches identified her potential.

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the club throw at the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games, and winning three world championship gold medals in the club throw [2011, 2013, 2015]. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Tunisian swimmer Oussama Mellouli. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Hard work." (Athlete, 14 Dec 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Club Throw F31/32/51 Final 2011-01-22 1
Women's Shot Put F32-34 Final 2011-01-23 11
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Club Throw F31/32/51 Final Round 2012-09-01 1
Women's Shot Put F32-34 Final Round 2012-09-06 3
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Club Throw F31/32/51 Final 1 2013-07-24 1
Women's Shot Put F32-34 Final 1 2013-07-26 4
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Club Throw F32 Final 1 2015-10-22 1
Women's Shot Put F32 Final 1 2015-10-30 1
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Club Throw F32 Final Round 2016-09-09 1
Women's Shot Put F32 Final Round 2016-09-17 1
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Club Throw F32 Final 1 2017-07-14 2
Women's Shot Put F32 Final 1 2017-07-15 1