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MOHAMAD Mohamad
Sport Para athletics
NPC Syria   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthDamascus, SYR
Height1.79 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57
Further Personal Information
Residence
Damascus, SYR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English, German
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport?
He had a love for athletics. "It provides me with fun and pleasure."
Club / Team
El Nasr Club: Syria
Name of coach
Mohamed Gamal, from 2017
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Syria
Location
Algeria
General Interest
Hobbies
Reading, swimming, social sciences, shooting. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019, 25 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His friends, and coach Mohamed Gamal. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
His father. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for the Syrian Arab Republic at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
Both his legs were amputated above the knee at age 10 after he was injured in a land mine explosion. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2008 Javelin Throw F57/58 37.66
6 2012 Shot Put F57-58 13.12
7 2012 Javelin Throw F57/58 40.54
10 2016 Javelin Throw F57 32.72
6 2016 Shot Put F57 13.91
5 2021 Javelin Throw F57 44.60
5 2021 Shot Put F57 13.59
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2013 Javelin Throw F57/58 39.52
1 2013 Shot Put F56/57 14.12
2 2015 Javelin Throw F57 41.85
8 2015 Shot Put F57 13.02
2 2019 Shot Put F57 14.29
3 2019 Javelin Throw F57 46.01
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 Shot Put F57 12.44
2 2014 Javelin Throw F57 40.08
3 2018 Shot Put F56/57 13.89
4 2018 Javelin Throw F56/57 43.91