Jordan reveals Rio 2016 team30.07.2016
Jordan will send 10 athletes to the Paralympic Games in this September.
Among Jordan’s highlights are world champion powerlifter Mutaz Al Juneidi. Juneidi broke the world record in the men’s up to 88kg, en route to the gold medal at the 2014 World Championships. He will be joined by Omar Sami Hamadeh Qarada, Abdelkareem Mohammad Ahmad Khattab, Haidarah Alkawamleh, Jamil Elshebli and Tharwh Tayseer Hamdan Alhajaj.
The team was revealed under His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Raad Bin Zaid, the Jordan Paralympic Committee President (JPC) and Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) Secretary General Lana Al Jaghbeer, along with the athletes.
Sport fans from around the world can now buy their Paralympic tickets for Rio 2016 from authorised ticket resellers (ATRs)
Residents of Brazil can buy 2016 Paralympics tickets directly from the Rio 2016 website.
Visa International is the exclusive payment card and the official payment system for the Paralympic Games.