Iranian Trio to Partake at ICF Paracanoe World Championships
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Three paracanoeists will represent Iran at the 2016 ICF Paracanoe World Championships.
The event will be held in Duisburg, Germany from May 17 to 19.
Shahla Behrouzirad, Eslam Jahedi and Akbar Tahmasbi will compete at the three-day event.
The 2016 ICF Paracanoe World Championships serve as Paralympics qualification.
Behrouzirad, who has already secured her place at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, will take part at LTA (limb/trunk/arms) event.
Behrouzirad will participate in the event to get ready for the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
Akbar Tahmasbi will also compete at LTA and Eslam Jahedi will represent Iran at TA (trunk/arms).