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SOUBANE Sanae
Sport Para athletics, Para powerlifting
NPC Morocco   
GenderWomen
Age42
Place of BirthFes, MAR
Height1.40 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Fes, MAR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 2008 in Fes, Morocco.
Club / Team
Club Amis de Fes: Morocco
Name of coach
Hamid Boumajjane [national]
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Morocco
General Interest
Hobbies
Music, reading. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal at the 2018 European Open Championships in Berck-Sur-Mer, France, and claiming bronze at the 2018 African Championships in Algiers, Morocco. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019; paralympic.org, 01 Jun 2018)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019)
Hero / Idol
Moroccan Para powerlifter Najat El Garraa. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019)
Other sports
She has competed in Para athletics [javelin and shot put] at international level. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019; SportsDeskOnline, 21 Mar 2014; arabgames2011.qa, 22 Dec 2011)
Ambitions
To win gold at the world championships, and to finish on the podium at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 01 Jun 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para powerlifting
Rank Year Event Result
  2014 61kg  NoM
6 2017 73kg 105.0
6 2019 73kg 113.0
European Open Championships - Para powerlifting
Rank Year Event Result
2 2018 73kg 101