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Skander Djamil Athmani

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F13, T13

Further personal information

Residence
Constantine, ALG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English, French
Higher education
Management - Constantine 2 University: Constantine, ALG

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 20 at the Mawahib Atletic club in Constantine, Algeria.
Name of coach
Ahmed Mamour Bacha, from 2018

General interest

Hobbies
Travelling, confectionery, driving, coin collecting, listening to music, reading, science. (Facebook profile, 14 Aug 2021; Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His coach, and his family. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Algerian long and triple jumper Yasser Triki. (Facebook profile, 05 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Athletics is not a profession, but a way of life." (Facebook profile, 14 Aug 2021)
Other sports
He has competed in able-bodied athletics, and was part of the Algerian 4x100m relay team that won bronze at the 2014 African Championships in Marrakech, Morocco. (elwatan.com, 02 Aug 2017; SportsDeskOnline, 23 Aug 2021)