Huda Alsaedi

Further Personal Information
Residence
Baghdad, IRQ
Occupation
Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She was spotted by coach Abbas Ahmed in Baghdad, Iraq.
Why this sport?
She had always enjoyed watching weightlifting on television, and wanted the challenge of becoming a pioneer of the sport for women in Iraq.
Club / Team
Police Sports Club: Baghdad, IRQ
Name of coach
Abbas Ahmed [national]
Training Regime
She trains for three hours a day, six days a week, at a former military base that has been converted into a gym in Sadr City, Iraq.
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I want to tell everybody that we can do exactly what men can do in this sport. I can say that I am proud to be practising weightlifting." (al-ain.com, 14 Feb 2018)
Famous relatives
Her younger sister Hadeel represented Iraq in weightlifting at the 2016 Asian Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. (dailymail.co.uk, 11 Feb 2018)
Ambitions
To win gold at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia. (newsabah.com, 04 Jul 2018)

Calendar Jul. 2019
2019-07
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

Annual Calendar »


Photo and Video Gallery

WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING

Sponsors