Ahmed Hafnaoui is a great swimmer and has won multiple awards including a gold medal in the 2020 Summer Olympics. This is really impressive because Hafnaoui is the only swimmer from Tunisia who has won the gold in 400m freestyle at Tokyo Olympic.
The swimmer also has won tons of African Championships in freestyle swimming held in 2018. Besides, Ahmed Hafnaoui is currently representing his nation “Tunisia”. His dedication to swimming at a young age makes him a successful swimmer right now.
Now, let’s know more about Ahmed Hafnaoui’s early life, his overall swimming career, relationship status, net worth, and active social media accounts.
|Full Name||Ahmed Hafnaoui|
|Date Of Birth||4 December 2002|
|Birth Place||Tunis, Tunisia|
|Age||18 years old|
Ahmed Hafnaoui Early Life
Ahmed Ayoub Hafnaoui was born on 4 December 2002 in Tunis, Tunisia. Hafnaoui’s father’s name is Mohamed Hafnaoui who was also an athlete person. He is a national basketball player in his hometown Tunisia. Besides, Mohamed is also very proud of his son for winning the game in the Olympics and as a swimmer.
He learned his first swimming technique from his father in his hometown of Tunis, Tunisia.
When Ahmed Hafnaoui was 12 years old, he first joined the national Swimming program in Tunisia. He has a passion for swimming from the beginning and his dream is to be the best swimmer in the world.
After his first swimming event, Hafnaoui didn’t look back and continued practicing his swimming skills even more. Once he found out that his techniques are improving then he starts to participate in a big events in various countries.
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Ahmed Hafnaoui Age
Ahmed Hafnaoui is currently 18 years old. He will be soon turning 19 incoming December 2021.
Ahmed Hafnaoui Career
Ahmed Hafnaoui started his career in swimming from his hometown Tunisia. He joined tons of local-level Men’s swimming competitions.
After Hafnaoui turned 16, he first joined the international African Championships swimming event held in Algiers. There he completed both 800m in (8:08.74) and 1500m in (15:45.46) freestyle and came 3rd. Similarly, he also participates in 4x100m and 4x200m freestyle events and was able to secure 2nd position by (3:27.92) and (7:31.55).
Following that, Hafnaoui again joined the Youth Olympics held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. During his swimming event, he completed 200m events but win the event. However, he was able to manage 8th position in 400m freestyle by 3:55.95 and 7th position in 800m freestyle by 8:04.43.
Moreover, Ahmed Hafnaoui also participates in World Championships Short Course held in Hangzhou, China. During that event, his overall competition wasn’t quite good according to his plan. But still, he manages to secure 19th place in 400m freestyle by 3:45.98 and 17th place in 1500m freestyle by 15:02.25.
After completing 3 big international swimming tournaments in 2018, Hafnaoui once again joined the World Junior Championships held in Budapest, hungry. At that time, he takes part in 400m, 800m, and 1500m freestyle swimming events. But luckily, he manages to secure his 4th position in 800m in 7:49.09 and his 6th position in 1500m in 15:16.04.
Apart from that, Ahmed Hafnaoui next decided to participate in the 2020 Summer Tokyo Olympic event in Japan. His time was actually good during the whole swimming event where he came 1st in 400m freestyle in just 3:43.36 and wins the gold medal.
The amazing part of the Tokyo Olympic swimming event is that Hafnaoui is the 3rd swimmer in the whole world who picked the gold medal in the slowest qualifying 8th lane. It was really amazing to see Hafnaoui using his best skills and technique to overcome the longest swimming lane.
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Ahmed Hafnaoui Relationship
Till now we can’t find an actual source or news of Ahmed Hafnaoui’s relationship or any past dating history. So, we can say that he might be single and only focus on his swimming career.
Ahmed Hafnaoui Net Worth
We didn’t have actual data on Ahmed Hafnaoui Net Worth. But he participates in Olympics so a gold medalist swimmer makes an average of around $38,500 annually.
Ahmed Hafnaoui Social Media
Ahmed Hafnaoui is also quite active on social media platforms. He has over 83.7k followers on his Instagram account.
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