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MUTAZ BARSHIM

Mutaz Barshim is an Qatari high jumping

world champion, holder of the Asian
record and, at 2.43m, has registered

the second highest jump in history

Mutaz Brashim has always been into sports. He grew up in

an extremely active family.
his father was an athlete and all his brothers practised

sport regulary.As a child, his father used to take him to the

local athletics going to training by himself. Focusing on the

high jump, Mutaz soon started to reach heights he never

before thought possible… both figuratively and literally!

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Joint gold medalists Mutaz Barshim, of Qatar, and Gianmarco Tamberi, left, of Italy pose for a photo following the men's high jump final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

Can we have two golds?

This is beyond sport. This is the message we deliver to the young generation. “A message of sportsmanship and love”- Mutaz Barshim

It was the moment that melted hearts around the globe. Proof of Olympic Motto  “Faster, Higher, Stronger – Together.” Two high jumpers, Gianmarco Tamberi and Mutaz Essa Barshim, decided to share gold at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. 

Mutaz

Barshim

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 Age               Weight          Height

16

Golden
Medal

4

Silver
Medal

2

Bronze
Medal

Gold Medal

Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics

Gold Medal

Doha world Championship 2019

Gold Medal

London World Championship 2017

Silver Medal

Rio Olympics 2016

Silver Medal

London Olympics 2012

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