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HAFEZ Iman
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Egypt   
GenderWomen
Age40
Place of BirthGiza, EGY
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Shubra al Khaymah, EGY
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English
Higher education
Industrial Relations - Workers University: Cairo, EGY
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up powerlifting in 1999 in Giza, Egypt.
Why this sport?
"I wanted to prove myself and achieve the impossible."
Club / Team
Ittihad El Shorta SC: Cairo, EGY
Name of coach
Saeed Abdelhafez [personal], EGY, from 2004
Senior International Debut
Year
2005
Competing for
Egypt
Location
Taba, EGY
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Placing second in the 73kg category at the 2017 World Cup event in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Saeed Abdelhafez. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Egyptian Para powerlifter Mohamed El-Sayed. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2019)
Impairment
The impairment to the right side of her body is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2017 73kg 111.0
10 2019 67kg 102.0