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AHMED Mohamed Elsayed
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Egypt   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthGharbia, EGY
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Gharbia, EGY
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English
Higher education
Islamic Studies - Azhar University: Cairo, EGY
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up powerlifting in 2002 in Egypt.
Why this sport?
"It helps you build a strong body."
Club / Team
Determination and Ambition Club: Kafr ash Shaykh, EGY
Name of coach
Mohamed Ezzat [national], EGY; Shabaan Desouky [national], EGY
Senior International Debut
Year
2007
Competing for
Egypt
General Interest
Hobbies
Table tennis, billiards. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the 107kg category at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Egyptian Para powerlifter Metwaly Mathana. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2016 107kg 233
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 107kg 218.0
7 2017 107kg 200.0
9 2019 97kg 216.0