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AMAL HANFY Amal
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Egypt   
GenderWomen
Age41
Place of BirthCairo, EGY
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Cairo, EGY
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up powerlifting in 2000 in Egypt.
Why this sport?
"I wanted to prove myself to everyone."
Club / Team
Police Sports Federation Club: Egypt
Name of coach
Mohamed Ezzat [national], EGY
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Egypt
Location
Jordan
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the 60kg category at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach Mohamed Ezzat. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Impairment
The impairment to her feet is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2008 60kg 117.5
3 2012 60kg 118
3 2016 67kg 108
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2010 60kg 120.0
2 2014 67kg 116.0
3 2019 73kg 123.0