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Saif Alzaabi

Athletics | Powerlifting


Impairment information

Origin of Impairment

Further personal information

Arabic, English, Hindi

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Khor Fakkan, United Arab Emirates.
Why this sport?
"To improve my fitness and because it suits my body."
Club / Team
Khor Fakkan Club: United Arab Emirates
Name of coach
Tito Qassem [national], MAR; Fawzi Abdel Qader Al-Makki [national]; Adel Weshah [national], JOR

International debut

Competing for
United Arab Emirates

General interest

Swimming, athletics. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
His father, and coach Rashed El-Zody. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach Rashed El-Zody. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Other sports
He has represented the United Arab Emirates in Para athletics, competing in wheelchair racing at an international tournament in 2009 in Tunis, Tunisia. (, 07 May 2018;, 11 Feb 2009)
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)


Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 65.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 17
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 65.00kg Final 2017-12-08 9999