Residence Cairo, EGY
Languages Arabic, English
Higher education Logistics - Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport: Alexandria, EGY
|Cape Town (SOUTH AFRICA), 2013-06-26||Le Caire (EGYPT), 2017-06-08|
|Tunis (TUNISIA), 2018-06-05|
|Brazaville (CONGO), 2015-09-02|
|Amsterdam (NETHERLANDS), 2018-09-08|
When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing at age five.
Why this sport? He wanted to pursue the sport from an early age.
Club / Team El Shams Club: Cairo, EGY
Name of coach Momen Magdy [club]; Maher Hamza, EGY [national]
Training Regime He trains every day.
Competing for Egypt
Tournament World Cup
Location Sharm El Sheikh, EGY
Hobbies Football, reading. (Athlete, 25 Jun 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning multiple gold medals at the African championships, placing seventh in team foil at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and his performance at the 2017 World Championships in Leipzig, Germany. (Athlete, 25 Jun 2019)
Most influential person in career His mother. (Athlete, 25 Jun 2019)
Hero / Idol Coach Ahmed Hassan. (albawaba.com, 23 Jun 2016)
Injuries He sustained an ankle injury in the early part of 2016. (dailynewsegypt.com, 23 Jun 2016)
Ambitions To win gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 25 Jun 2019)
Other information GAP YEAR
He took a gap year from his university studies from 2015 to 2016 to focus full-time on qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Games. (dailynewsegypt.com, 23 Jun 2016)
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