WEST ASIAN PARA GAMES

The first edition of the West Asian Para Games took place in the United Arab Emirates from February 8 to 24, 2017. Five sports (Athletics, Powerlifting, Goalball, Table Tennis and Wheelchair Basketball) were contested across Sharjah’s three East Coast Cities, Kalbaa, Khorfakkan and Dibba Alhosn.

The Games were organised by the UAE Paralympic Committee who were represented by the Knorfakkan Club for the Handicapped. NPCs from the west Asian Sub Region attended the event.