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MAMMADOV Parvin
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Azerbaijan   
GenderMen
Age27
Place of BirthBaku, AZE
Height1.28 m
Weight 49 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Residence
Lökbatan, AZE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Azerbaijani
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 17 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Why this sport?
He met a person who suggested that he try Para sport. "I thought that my father would not allow me to take up sport due to my impairment but somebody told me that there was a coach who only trained Para athletes. My father said it was too dangerous at first but then he agreed to let me start training."
Name of coach
Ilqar Ibishov [national], AZE; Rasim Mammadov [father, personal], AZE
Senior International Debut
Year
2017
Competing for
Azerbaijan
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Eger, HUN
General Interest
Hobbies
Painting portraits. (ru.oxu.az, 10 Aug 2019; Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the 49kg category at the 2018 European Championships in Berck-sur-Mer, France. (SportsDeskOnline, 08 Apr 2021; Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Most influential person in career
His friends and his father. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Hero / Idol
Turkish weightlifter Halil Mutlu. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in Azerbaijan. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 20 Feb 2019)
Impairment
He is a person of short stature. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2021 49kg 156.0
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 2017 49kg 136.0
7 2019 49kg 150.0
6 2021 49kg 146.0
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2018 49kg 143
6 2022 49kg 141