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Souleyman Bah

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Para athlete and motivational speaker
South West London

Souleyman is a motivational speaker for schools and trains with the Great Britain Paralympic Olympic Team, specialising in sprinting.

The less sight I have, the more imagination I gain, because what you see is what you see and what you don’t see is when the magic begins.

Having been diagnosed with Retina Pigmentosa at age six, he says that he’s inspired by late musician Ray Charles because “he made blindness cool and achieved immense success despite his disability”.

Souleyman plans to be brutally honest, bold and fight for his place by trying to keep Lord Sugar’s attention on him.

Souleyman Bah's Audition

Souleyman’s a para athlete - and he’s hoping that gives him the mindset to succeed.