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MOHAMED Aida

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Rank29
Pts52.000
Age45
HandL

Personal Information

Family Husband Laurie Shong, daughters Olivia and Leila

Residence Budapest, HUN

Occupation Athlete

Languages English, French, Hungarian, Italian, Spanish

License number 12031976000

Club

GoldSilverBronzeTotal
World Cup34411
Budapest (HUNGARY), 2005-05-28Salzbourg (AUSTRIA), 2003-03-15Budapest (HUNGARY), 2003-03-29
Shanghai (CHINA), 2007-05-12Le Caire (EGYPT), 2005-03-18St-Petersburg (RUSSIA), 2004-03-27
Budapest (HUNGARY), 2008-03-15Budapest (HUNGARY), 2007-03-17Belgrade (SERBIA), 2008-02-09
Shanghai (CHINA), 2011-05-06Tauberbischofsheim (GERMANY), 2013-03-08
World Championship--44
Lisbonne (PORTUGAL), 2002-08-20
La Havane (CUBA), 2003-10-05
Turin (ITALY), 2006-09-30
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA), 2007-10-03
Zone Championships--11
Montreux (SWITZERLAND), 2015-06-08
Grand Prix3-69
Tokyo (JAPAN), 2005-03-11Turin (ITALY), 2003-02-07
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA), 2007-03-09Shanghai (CHINA), 2003-03-01
La Havane (CUBA), 2007-06-13Come (ITALY), 2004-01-31
Seoul (KOREA), 2004-02-28
Athenes (GREECE), 2004-03-13
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA), 2010-05-21
--22
Aqaba (JORDAN), 2004-01-17
Fukui (JAPAN), 2004-03-20
1--1
Barcelone (SPAIN), 2019-10-26

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing at age 12.

Why this sport? Her physical education teacher encouraged her to try the sport.

Club / Team Ujpesti Torna Egylet [UTE]: Hungary

Name of coach Antal Solti

Handedness Left

General Interest

Hobbies Making cosmetics. (borsonline.hu, 17 Jun 2018)

Sporting philosophy / motto "Sometimes you have to do the exact opposite of what you think you should do and sometimes you just have to trust your feelings. So far, this has always helped me." (lokal.hu, 17 Jan 2019)

Milestones At the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro she became the first female athlete to represent Hungary in any sport at six Olympic Games, and the second Hungarian of either gender to achieve the feat after her male compatriot Aladar Gerevich competed in six Games, also in fencing, from 1932 to 1960. (SportsDeskOnline, 24 Mar 2021)

Famous relatives Her husband Laurie Shong has represented Canada in fencing. He won bronze in individual epee at the 1999 Pan American Games in Winnipeg, MB, Canada. (SportsDeskOnline, 26 Jun 2015; ujpestkartya.hu, 06 Aug 2014)

Ambitions To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (lokal.hu, 17 Jan 2019)

Other information COACHING EXPERIENCE
She has organised and coached a number of international fencing camps focused on high performance training. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jan 2020)

FURTHER EDUCATION
After completing her studies at the University of Physical Education in Budapest, Hungary, she completed a bachelor's degree in economics at the College of International Management and Business in Budapest in 2001. She later earned a master's degree in economics and marketing at Szent Istvan University in Godollo, Hungary, in 2004. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jan 2020)

HERITAGE
She has a Syrian father and a Hungarian mother. (ujpestkartya.hu, 06 Aug 2014)

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