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BATI Megersa Tassisa
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ethiopia   
GenderMen
Age34
Place of BirthWaliso, ETH
Height1.67 m
Weight 63 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T12
Further Personal Information
Residence
Ethiopia
Languages
Amharic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 2010 in Sebeta, Ethiopia.
Why this sport?
He wanted to compete in the sport.
Club / Team
Oromia Regional State Paralympic Sports Association: Ethiopia
Name of coach
Nigatu Habtemariam [national], ETH
General Interest
Hobbies
Watching football, reading. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze at the 2015 All Africa Games in Brazzaville, Congo. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
His former coach. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with a visual impairment in 1998. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Round 1 2016 400m T12 51.39