Mutaz Essa Barshim 
Olmpic Athlete -
June 24, 1991 in Doha, Qatar
6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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Mutaz Essa Barshim was born on June 24, 1991 in Doha, Qatar.
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Is the national record and Asian record holder with a best mark of 2.43 m.
Won one gold medal at the 2014 World Indoor Championships.
Won one gold medal at the 2011 Military World Games.
Won one silver medal at the 2013 World Championships.
Won one gold medal from the 2011 Pan Arab Games.
His father, Essa Mohamed Barshim was a Qatari athletics competitor in middle- and long-distance races.
Won 3 gold medals from the Asian Indoor Athletics Championships in 2010, 2012 and 2014.
Won 2 medals from the Asian Athletics Championships - one gold in 2011 and one bronze in 2015.
Won one bronze medal at the 2014 Continental Cup.
Won 2 Olympic medals - one silver in 2016 and one bronze in 2012 in the high jump.
Is a track and field athlete who specializes in the high jump.
One of his brothers, Muamer, is also a high jumper.
Comes from a Sudanese family of 5 boys and 1 girl.
Won 2 gold medals from the Asian Games in 2010 and 2014.