IOC Refugee Olympic Team
TeamIOC Refugee Olympic Team
Canoe / Kayak FlatwaterCanoe / Kayak Flatwater
Games Participations1
First Olympic GamesTokyo 2020
Year of Birth1992
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Saeid is a successful canoeist who has competed in major competitions. He won silver at the Asian Games in Korea in 2014, and finished 8th at the World Championships and 11th at the European Championships in 2018.

In 2015, after he received some threats, Saeid decided to flee his country to find a more secure place. He is now training and living in Germany. His sport, his club, his coach and his training group helped him to settle and start a new life.

While Saeid aims to compete in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, he is also serving an apprenticeship as a sports and fitness manager.

After his successful participation in Tokyo, he is now aiming for Paris 2024.

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