Tobi Fawehinmi (born August 14, 1995) is an American Paralympic athlete competing in long jump and triple jump events. He is a gold medalist at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships held in London, United Kingdom and the 2019 Parapan American Games held in Lima, Peru. He also represented the United States at the Summer Paralympics in 2012, 2016 and 2021.
August 14, 1995 (age 26)
Houston, Texas, United States
Representing United States
Gold medal – first place 2017 London Triple jump T47
Silver medal – second place 2013 Lyon Long jump T46
Bronze medal – third place 2017 London Long jump T47
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Dubai Long jump T47
Parapan American Games
Gold medal – first place 2019 Lima Long jump T47
Silver medal – second place 2015 Toronto Long jump T47
In 2012, he represented the United States at the 2012 Summer Paralympics held in London, United Kingdom. He competed in the men's 200 metres T46 event. He also competed in the men's long jump F46 and men's triple jump F46 events. The following year, he won the silver medal in the men's long jump T46 event at the 2013 IPC Athletics World Championships held in Lyon, France.
He also represented the United States at the 2016 Summer Paralympics held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He competed in the men's long jump T47 event. At the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships held in London, United Kingdom, he won the gold medal in the men's triple jump T47 event and the bronze medal in the men's long jump T47 event.
In 2019, he won the bronze medal in the men's long jump T47 event at the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
He also competed in the men's long jump T47 event at the 2020 Summer Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan.
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