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ALSALEH Abdullah
Sport Para athletics
NPC Kuwait   
GenderMen
Age39
Height1.90 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T47, F46
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Hanan, children Mohammad and Faisal
Residence
Kuwait
Languages
Arabic, English
Higher education
Finance - Kuwait University: Kuwait City, KUW
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2009 at age 28 in Kuwait.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to get involved in Para athletics.
Club / Team
Kuwait Disabled Sport Club: Kuwait
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Kuwait
General Interest
Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Anwar Zghab. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
US basketball player Michael Jordan. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
His left arm was amputated below the elbow after he was involved in a jet ski accident. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2012 Shot Put F46 13.10
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2013 Javelin Throw F46 32.97
8 2013 Shot Put F46 11.75
6 2013 Discus Throw F46 39.43
8 2017 Shot Put F46 12.41
13 2017 Discus Throw F46 32.68
11 2019 Shot Put F46 13.58
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
7 2018 Discus Throw F46 38.65
  2018 Shot Put F46  DNS