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Thaer Al-Ali

Powerlifting
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Mosul, IRQ
Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para powerlifting in 1990.
Why this sport?
"It was a good way to compensate for my impairment and I was interested in the sport."
Name of coach
Rafid El Qeisy [national]

General interest

Hobbies
Driving. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2019)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games at Tokyo. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2019; annahar.com, 06 Sep 2018)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -82.5 kg Final Round 3
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 97.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-10 3