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Mersed Becirovic

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Residence
Rome, ITA
Languages
Italian

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was inspired to take up para-sport after watching the Paralympic Games on television.
Club / Team
ASD Athletic Terni: Italy
Name of coach
Nadia Checchini [club], ITA

General interest

Impairment
He has a motor impairment after being struck by shrapnel from a grenade while he was a child in Bosnia and Herzegovina. (comitatoparalimpico.it, 06 Jul 2016)
Other information
MOVING TO ITALY
He was born in Bosnia and Herzegovina but moved to Italy at age eight. (comitatoparalimpico.it, 06 Jul 2016; tuttoggi.info, 22 Mar 2015)