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NAJIM Basimah
Sport Para athletics
NPC Kuwait   
GenderWomen
Age53
Height1.65 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F34
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kuwait
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2011 at age 43 in Kuwait.
Why this sport?
She feels the sport suits her impairment.
Club / Team
Kuwait Disabled Sport Club: Kuwait
Name of coach
Ahmed Harbi, EGY, from 2018
Senior International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Kuwait
General Interest
Nicknames
Black Pearl (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kuwaiti Para athlete Ahmad Almutairi. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
She has left-sided hemiparesis as the result of being involved in a car accident. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019, 17 Jul 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2017 Shot Put F34  NoM
7 2019 Shot Put F34 5.75
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 Discus Throw F33/34 8.31
6 2014 Javelin Throw F33/34 8.30
4 2014 Shot Put F34 4.84
9 2018 Javelin Throw F33/34 10.20
3 2018 Shot Put F34 5.76