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DINSA Gemechu Amenu
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ethiopia   
GenderMen
Age22
Height1.78 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T46
Further Personal Information
Residence
Addis Ababa, ETH
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Amharic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2014 in Horo Guduru Welega, Ethiopia.
Why this sport?
A coach advised him to take up the sport.
Training Regime
He trains for at least 10 hours a week.
Senior International Debut
Year
2019
Competing for
Ethiopia
Location
Morocco
General Interest
Hobbies
Spending time with friends. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 27 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His brother. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Ethiopian long-distance runner Kenenisa Bekele. (Athlete, 27 Aug 2021)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of an accident. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2021 1500m T46 3:56.04
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2019 1500m T46 3:57.95