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Mohammed BEDOUR
Sport Swimming
NOC Jordan   
GenderMen
Born23 Sep 2000
Height1.85 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tempe, AZ, USA
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2008 at school.
Why this sport?
"I grew up in a family that loves sports and practises all kinds of sports. The sea and water had a deep meaning in our family and this relationship was expressed in my love for water."
Name of coach
Rahaf Bakleh [national]
General Interest
Nicknames
Mo (thesundevils.com, 01 Jan 2020)
Hobbies
Off-roading, playing the guitar and drums. (thesundevils.com, 01 Jan 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games. (thesundevils.com, 01 Jan 2020)
Most influential person in career
His family. (alrai.com, 11 May 2020)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (blogs.ibo.org, 25 Feb 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"There is no such thing as failure." (alrai.com, 11 May 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (blogs.ibo.org, 25 Feb 2019)
Other information
SCHOLARSHIP
In 2017 he was one of 36 swimmers from across the world to receive an International Swimming Federation [FINA] Scholarship, which was designed to help the athletes to qualify and participate at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. The scholarship also presented the athletes with the option to train at FINA-approved training centres in Thailand, the United States of America and Senegal. (fina.org, 01 Mar 2017)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2017 Budapest, HUN 50m Freestyle 24.15
Heats 2017 Budapest, HUN 100m Freestyle 52.68
Heats 2017 Budapest, HUN 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:40.31
Heats 2015 Kazan, RUS 100m Backstroke 1:02.33
Heats 2015 Kazan, RUS 100m Freestyle 53.53
Heats 2015 Kazan, RUS 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:47.34
Heats 2015 Kazan, RUS 4 x 100m Medley Relay 4:19.71
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 100m Freestyle 50.44
Heats 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 50m Freestyle 22.72
Heats 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 200m Freestyle 1:50.29
Heats 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 100m Freestyle 49.73
Heats 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 4 x 50m Medley Relay  
Heats 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay  
Asian Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 100m Butterfly 57.96
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 200m Freestyle  DNS
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 50m Butterfly 25.75
  2016 Tokyo, JPN 100m Backstroke DNS
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 100m Freestyle 52.34
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 50m Freestyle 24.03
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 200m Backstroke 2:20.12
Heats 2016 Tokyo, JPN 50m Backstroke 28.43
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2018 Jakarta, INA 50m Backstroke 27.40
Heats 2018 Jakarta, INA 50m Freestyle 23.83
Heats 2018 Jakarta, INA 50m Butterfly  DNS
Heats 2018 Jakarta, INA 100m Freestyle 51.62