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GERSHONY Noam
Sport Wheelchair Tennis
NPC Israel   
GenderMen
Age35
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tel Aviv, ISR
Occupation
Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began in 2007.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport as part of his rehabilitation at a facility for veterans with a disability in Tel Aviv.
Name of coach
Nimrod Bichler
Handedness
Right
General Interest
Other information
DISABILITY
He was injured in 2006, when he was a pilot fighting in the second Lebanon War. (israeltenniscenters.com, 13 Nov 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2012 Quad Doubles  
1 2012 Quad Singles  
US Open (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2011 Quad Singles  
2 2011 Quad Doubles  
Australian Open (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2012 Quad Singles  
2 2012 Quad Doubles