Arnaud Assoumani

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Arnaud Assoumani
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Arnaud Assoumani (2005)
Personal information
Nationality FranceFrance
Born (1985-09-04) September 4, 1985 (age 29)
Orsay (essonne)
Sport
Sport Athletics
Event(s) long jump, triple jump, 100 m
Club Stade Français
Arnaud Assoumani
Medal record
Track and field
Competitor for  France
Paralympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Athens long jump F46
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing long jump F46
Silver medal – second place 2012 London triple jump F46

Arnaud Assoumani (born September 4, 1985) is a T46 French athlete.

He represented France in the F46 long jump at the 2008 Summer Paralympics, and won gold by setting a new world record with a jump of 7.23 metres. He had previously won bronze at the 2004 Games.[1]

As of 2008, Assoumani is a student at the prestigious Institut d'études politiques de Paris. He is a left forearm amputee.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Assoumani roi de la longueur", France 2, September 10, 2008