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ALSAIF Abdullah
Sport Para athletics, Para powerlifting
NPC Kuwait   
GenderMen
Age26
Height1.25 m
Weight 36 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F40
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kuwait
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 at age 13 at the Kuwait Sports Club for the Disabled.
Why this sport?
He is passionate about athletics.
Club / Team
Kuwait Disabled Sport Club: Kuwait City, KUW
Name of coach
Ayman Mohamed, from 2011; Anwar Zghad; Alex Dupin, RUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2008/09
Competing for
Kuwait
Location
Kuwait
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2016 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Kuwaiti Para athlete Ahmad Almutairi. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Kuwaiti Para athlete Ahmad Almutairi. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Impairment
He has achondroplasia. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
10 2016 Shot Put F40 6.75
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
7 2015 Shot Put F40 7.44
8 2017 Shot Put F40 7.16
Asian Para Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
11 2018 Javelin Throw F40/41 24.19