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ALMUTAIRI Ahmad
Sport Para athletics, Wheelchair Basketball
NPC Kuwait   
GenderMen
Age26
Height1.52 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T33, F33
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kuwait City, KUW
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 15 at the Kuwait Disabled Sport Club.
Why this sport?
He played wheelchair basketball before a coach saw his talent and advised him to switch to wheelchair racing. "The sport suits my impairment."
Club / Team
Kuwait Disabled Sport Club: Kuwait City, KUW
Name of coach
Abdelrazek Al Kathary, TUN, from 2017
Senior International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Kuwait
Location
Kuwait
General Interest
Hobbies
Swimming. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the in the T33 100m at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Kuwaiti Paralympic sprinter Hamad Aladwani. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Kuwaiti Paralympic sprinter Hamad Aladwani. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Injuries
Shoulder problems prevented him from training properly during most of 2018. (paralympic.org, 24 Feb 2019)
Other sports
He was part of the Kuwaiti wheelchair basketball team that won gold at the West Asian championships. (arabtimesonline.com, 07 Dec 2015)
Impairment
He has partial paraplegia in his legs as a result of cerebral palsy. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Asian Para Games - Wheelchair Basketball
Rank Year Event Result
10 2014 Team  
Paralympic Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
15 2012 Javelin Throw F33/34 17.34
Round 1 2012 200m T34 31.02
Round 1 2012 100m T34 17.67
1 2016 100m T33 16.61
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
7 2011 200m T34 35.29
8 2011 100m T34 19.18
5 2011 400m T34 1:04.12
12 2011 Javelin Throw F33/34 13.33
  2013 Javelin Throw F33/34  NoM
Semifinal 2013 200m T34 30.39
Semifinal 2013 100m T34 17.97
Semifinal 2013 400m T34 57.95
8 2015 800m T34 2:05.70
1 2015 100m T33 17.53
1 2017 100m T33 17.00
1 2019 100m T33 17.08
  2019 800m T34  DNS
Asian Para Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 100m T34 16.81
2 2014 200m T34 30.99
2 2018 800m T33/34 2:03.94
1 2018 100m T33 21.30