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BAKHTIAR Mohsen
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Iran   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthKaraj, IRI
Height1.64 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Farsi
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
Gilan Province: Iran
Name of coach
Hossein Tavakoli [national], IRI; Babak Mohammadi [national], IRI; Ahmad Mollah Hosseini [national]
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2017 Asian Youth Para Games in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 16 Jan 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 16 Jan 2018)
Hero / Idol
Iranian Para powerlifter Siamand Rahman. (Athlete, 16 Jan 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"We must treasure what we have and move on. Through powerlifting, I am able to represent my nation." (paralympic.org, 29 Oct 2013)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 16 Jan 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2014 49kg 131.0
  2017 54kg  NoM
5 2021 59kg 173.0