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Sara Hamdi Masoud

Athletics
1

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F33

Further personal information

Residence
Doha, QAT
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Arabic, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2010.
Club / Team
Qatari Club for People with Special Abilities: Qatar
Name of coach
Walid Maghmoul, ALG

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Qatar

General interest

Hobbies
Drawing. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the F33 shot put at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her mother, and coach Walid Maghmoul. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019, 07 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
She received the 2018 Female Para Athlete of the Year Award from the Qatar Olympic Committee. (alkassdigital.net, 19 Nov 2018)
Milestones
She became the first female athlete representing Qatar to win a medal at the Paralympic Games when she claimed silver in the F33 shot put at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (SportsDeskOnline, 15 Jun 2017; qatarliving.com, 17 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (al-sharq.com, 28 Sep 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F32-34 Final 1 2013-07-26 17
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F33 Final 1 2015-10-28 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F33 Final Round 2016-09-16 2
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F33 Final 1 2017-07-22 2