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KADHIM Hussein
Sport Para athletics
NPC Iraq   
GenderMen
Age36
Height1.76 m
Weight 68 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Iraq
Occupation
Student
Languages
Arabic
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began in Alquadisiya, Iraq in 2009.
Why this sport?
"Since I was a kid my family was into sports and my favourite was athletics."
Club / Team
Alwisam Majd Club: Iraq
Name of coach
Firas Ahmed
Coach from which country?
Iraq
Coach from what year?
2009
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Iraq
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing second at the 2011 World Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand. (Athlete 26, Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
Alaa Husein and Firas Ahmed. (Athlete 26, Aug 2012)
Ambitions
To become a university professor. (Athlete 26, Aug 2012)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a head injury he sustained after falling. (Athlete 26, Aug 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2012 400m T13 49.76
Heats 2012 200m T13 23.06
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2011 100m T13 11.53
2 2011 200m T13 22.82