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Samar Ben Koelleb

Athletics
1

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F41

Further personal information

Languages
Arabic, French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2013.
Why this sport?
Athletics provided an opportunity for her to earn a living.

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in shot put at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and a bronze medal in discus at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Tunisian athlete Mohammed Gammoudi. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F41 Final Round 2016-09-09 2
Women's Discus Throw F41 Final Round 2016-09-15 4
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F41 Final 1 2017-07-15 3
Women's Shot Put F41 Final 1 2017-07-19 3