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Mehmet Dogan

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Sivas, TUR
Languages
Turkish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2011.
Club / Team
Sivas Physically Impaired Sports Club: Turkey
Name of coach
Semih Ceylan [national]

General interest

Hobbies
Supporting Turkish football team Sivasspor. (Facebook profile, 17 Mar 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Breaking the national record in the 97kg category by lifting 190kg at the 2014 Turkish National Championships. (tbesf.org.tr, 10 Feb 2014)
Ambitions
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (milliyet.com.tr, 01 Jun 2017)
Impairment
He was born with his impairment. (hurriyet.com.tr, 06 Nov 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 88.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-09 17