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ALSHAIKH Majeed
Sport Para athletics
NPC Bahrain   
GenderMen
Age40
Place of BirthManama, BRN
Height1.74 m
Weight 68 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
F37
Further Personal Information
Residence
Manama, BRN
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000 at the Bahrain Association for the Disabled.
Why this sport?
"I joined the Bahrain Association for the Disabled because a friend encouraged me. My family also wanted me to pursue it. In the beginning I was nervous about participating, but my coach Abdullah Dakheel planted the feelings of pride and challenge within me and made me believe that this was my sport."
Club / Team
El Etemad: Bahrain
Name of coach
Adel Asfour, from 2001
Senior International Debut
Year
2005
Competing for
Bahrain
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Coaches Adel Asfour and Abdullah El Ratin. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Ambitions
To start a career in administration once he has retired from athletics. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2013 Javelin Throw F37/38 33.06
7 2015 Javelin Throw F37 32.25
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
9 2014 Shot Put F37 9.42
10 2014 Discus Throw F37 27.60
7 2014 Javelin Throw F37/38 32.27
6 2018 Shot Put F37 9.30
8 2018 Discus Throw F37 28.42
8 2018 Javelin Throw F37/38 33.25