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Mohamad Mohamad

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Residence
Damascus, SYR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English, German

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He had a love for athletics. "It provides me with fun and pleasure."
Club / Team
El Nasr Club: Syria
Name of coach
Mohamed Gamal, from 2017

International debut

Year
2004
Competing for
Syria
Location
Algeria

General interest

Hobbies
Reading, swimming, social sciences, shooting. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019, 25 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His friends, and coach Mohamed Gamal. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
His father. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for the Syrian Arab Republic at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
Both his legs were amputated above the knee at age 10 after he was injured in a land mine explosion. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57/58 Final Round 6
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F57/58 Final Round 2012-09-04 6
Men's Javelin F57/58 Final Round 2012-09-08 7
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57/58 Final 1 2013-07-20 6
Men's Shot Put F56/57 Final 1 2013-07-26 1
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final 1 2015-10-24 2
Men's Shot Put F57 Final 1 2015-10-27 8
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final Round 2016-09-12 10
Men's Shot Put F57 Final Round 2016-09-17 6