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ERAM Samira
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Iran   
GenderWomen
Age37
Place of BirthShiraz, IRI
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Shiraz, IRI
Occupation
Athlete, Public Servant
Languages
Farsi
Higher education
Chemistry - University of Isfahan: Iran
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at about age 29 in Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.
Why this sport?
"Shooting requires a great deal of focus and I was very interested in that subject since it was related to my studies in education."
Club / Team
Yadegar Emam Club: Iran
General Interest
Hobbies
Music, sport. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning her first gold medal at a World Cup event. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
Her family, and coach Hossein Amiri. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021; dana.ir, 26 Jul 2017)
Injuries
She competed at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo with an injury to her left shoulder. (tasnimnews.com, 04 Sep 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Focus." (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)
Other information
DOCUMENTARY
She featured in a Para sports documentary series called 'Flag of Honour', which aired in the Islamic Republic of Iran in February 2020. The programme focused on Eram and other Iranian medallists from the Asian Para Games. (khanemostanad.ir, 26 Jan 2020)

FURTHER EDUCATION
She has studied for a master's degree in chemical analysis at the University of Isfahan in the Islamic Republic of Iran. "I got my master's degree in chemistry but unfortunately I couldn't pursue a career in the field. Working and doing professional sport was tough. That's why I had to choose one over the other. Being a chemist required continuous lab work and it wasn't really possible for me to go to training camps." (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021; iran-varzeshi.com, 20 May 2018; dana.ir, 26 Jul 2017)

OCCUPATION
She works as a mayoral employee in the Islamic Republic of Iran. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2021)

OTHER ACTIVITIES
She has served as member of the athletes' commission of the Islamic Republic of Iran National Paralympic Committee. (parsfootball.com, 20 Jun 2022; tarafdari.com, 21 Nov 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Qualification 2016 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 358
17 2021 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 532
34 2021 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 465.3
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2018 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 133.0
7 2018 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 127.9
10 2019 P6 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 - Team  
33 2019 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 509
7 2019 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 130.1
World Cup (Antalya)
Rank Year Event Result
8 2015 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 72.8
1 2015 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 197.9
2 2015 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 195.6
7 2017 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 128.5
7 2017 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 122.8
7 2018 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 127.7
13 2018 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 518
12 2019 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 546
27 2019 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 508
11 2021 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 546
20 2021 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 489
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2018 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1 137.9
2 2018 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 234.9
World Ranking (2018/01/01)
Rank Year Event Result
21 2018 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1  
21 2018 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1  
8 2018 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1  
10 2018 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1  
8 2018 P2 - 10m Air Pistol SH1  
10 2018 P4 - 50m Pistol SH1