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Noor Shad Ali

Athletics

Biography

Further personal information

Family
Three sons
Residence
Peshawar, PAK
Occupation
Armed Forces, Athlete, Veteran

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"It all depends upon you and your mind, how quickly you accept it. People can either choose to remain angry over what has been lost or find joy and grace in what has been given and in what can be." (pakideology.com, 18 Feb 2013)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (pakideology.com, 18 Feb 2013)
Impairment
In 2012, as a soldier in the army, he stepped on a landmine in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of north-western Pakistan. "I remember how my left foot blew off. I took it in my hand and felt no pain." Because of infection, doctors had to later amputate the rest of his lower left leg. (pakideology.com, 18 Feb 2013)