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GEBREMESKEL Astbha Gebre
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ethiopia   
GenderMen
Age33
Height1.78 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T46
Further Personal Information
Residence
Ethiopia
Occupation
Teacher
Languages
English
Higher education
Mathematics - Addis Ababa University: Ethiopia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2005 in Wukro, Ethiopia.
Why this sport?
He wanted to compete at the Paralympic Games.
Club / Team
Addis Ababa Paralympic Sports Association: Ethiopia
Name of coach
Nigatu Habtemariam [national], ETH
General Interest
Hobbies
Swimming, playing football. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
Ethiopian distance runner Kenenisa Bekele. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He sustained a physical impairment at age eight. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
9 2016 1500m T46 4:15.01