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AIDI Hania
Sport Para athletics
NPC Tunisia   
GenderWomen
Age40
Place of BirthSfax, TUN
Height1.61 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F54
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tunis, TUN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics at age 26 in Sfax, Tunisia.
Why this sport?
Initially she got into sport for social benefits.
Name of coach
Dali Ben Zina
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Tunisia
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Athens, GRE
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Setting the F54 javelin world record on numerous occasions in her career. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Dali Ben Zina. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Tunisian athlete Habiba Ghribi. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
She was Tunisia's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
In 1997 she sustained spinal cord injuries due to a medical error. (leconomistemaghrebin.com, 14 Sep 2016; Athlete, 14 Dec 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
14 2004 Shot Put F54-55 4.46 
10 2004 Discus Throw F54-55 12.19 
4 2004 Javelin Throw F54-55 12.22 
4 2008 Shot Put F54-56 6.31
2 2008 Javelin Throw F54-56 16.83
5 2012 Shot Put F54-56 6.30
2 2012 Javelin Throw F54/55/56 17.40
2 2016 Shot Put F54 6.86
2 2016 Javelin Throw F54 18.88
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2006 Shot Put F54 5.39
4 2006 Javelin Throw F54-56 14.37
1 2011 Javelin Throw F54-56 17.27
5 2011 Shot Put F54-56 6.01
3 2013 Shot Put F54 6.67
1 2013 Javelin Throw F54/55/56 18.32
1 2015 Javelin Throw F54 18.86
4 2015 Shot Put F54 6.45
2 2017 Javelin Throw F54 17.71
2 2017 Shot Put F54 6.82