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ALRAJEHI Faisal
Sport Para athletics, Wheelchair Basketball
NPC Kuwait   
GenderMen
Age22
Height1.70 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T54
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kuwait
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 14.
Club / Team
Kuwait Disabled Sport Club: Kuwait
Name of coach
Mohamed Farahat, TUN; Abdelrazek Al Kathary
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Kuwait
General Interest
Hobbies
Basketball, tennis. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing fourth in the T54 5000m at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family and friends. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
French footballer Zinedine Zidane. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Hard work gets good results." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Other sports
He was a member of the Kuwait wheelchair basketball team that finished 10th at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (SportsDeskOnline, 14 Nov 2019; Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games - Wheelchair Basketball
Rank Year Event Result
10 2014 Team  
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
  2015 1500m T54  DSQ
8 2015 5000m T54 10:58.36
12 2017 1500m T54 3:12.08
14 2017 400m T54 48.90
15 2017 800m T54 1:38.73
4 2017 5000m T54 11:11.95
17 2019 1500m T54 3:10.99
12 2019 5000m T54 10:35.44
Asian Para Games (Overall) - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2014 400m T54 52.38
Heats 2014 100m T54 17.80
Heats 2014 800m T54 1:42.31
Heats 2014 1500m T54 3:12.06
12 2018 800m T54 1:44.53
9 2018 1500m T53/54 3:17.02
5 2018 400m T54 49.46
5 2018 5000m T53/54 11:14.97