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Parvin Mammadov

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Lökbatan, AZE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Azerbaijani

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 17 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Why this sport?
He met a person who suggested that he try Para sport. "I thought that my father would not allow me to take up sport due to my impairment but somebody told me that there was a coach who only trained Para athletes. My father said it was too dangerous at first but then he agreed to let me start training."
Name of coach
Ilqar Ibishov [national], AZE; Rasim Mammadov [father, personal], AZE

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Azerbaijan
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Eger, HUN

General interest

Hobbies
Painting portraits. (ru.oxu.az, 10 Aug 2019; Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the 49kg category at the 2018 European Championships in Berck-sur-Mer, France. (SportsDeskOnline, 08 Apr 2021; Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Most influential person in career
His friends and his father. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Hero / Idol
Turkish weightlifter Halil Mutlu. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in Azerbaijan. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Impairment
He is a person of short stature. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 49.00kg Final 2017-12-04 8