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Sajad Mohammadian

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F42

Further personal information

Languages
Farsi

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2013 in Khorramabad, Islamic Republic of Iran.
Why this sport?
"I had no information about this sport [Para athletics] and I was just a plumber before coming to it. One day I was plumbing for a professional shooter, and he suggested I take up Para athletics. He then introduced me to coach Dr. Mostafa Bahrami. While looking at my physique, coach Bahrami said that I could succeed in field events and accepted me into his training group."
Club / Team
Lorestan Province: Iran
Name of coach
Mostafa Bahrami, IRI
Training Regime
He trains at Lorestan Education Centre in Khorramabad, Islamic Republic of Iran.

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Iran

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with his children. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the F42 shot put at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Mostafa Bahrami. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach Mostafa Bahrami. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Peace through sport." (Athlete, 23 Jul 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (javanonline.ir, 22 Oct 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F42 Final 1 2015-10-22 2
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F42 Final Round 2016-09-12 2
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F42 Final 1 2017-07-22 2