Nadia and the Paralympic Movement

My name is Nadia Harushimina. I worked as a social assistant in one NGO called Mulindi Japan One Love Project. The NGO used to supply equipment for people with disabilities. My job was to assess people with disabilities who were coming for help. I had to assess them and see...

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Iran retain PVAO Men’s Championship title

Bangkok, Thailand, June 15, 2019 – Iran retained their title in the ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championship with a straight-set (25-21, 25-7, 28-26) win over China at Huamark Stadium on Saturday. Iran reasserted its reign to claim the men’s title, as they swept all their matches without dropping a...

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China win second consecutive title at PVAO Women’s Championship

Bangkok, Thailand, June 15, 2019 – China won their second consecutive title in the women’s tournament of the ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships with a straight-set (25-16, 25-4, 25-7) victory against Japan at Huamark Indoor Stadium on Saturday. China claimed the title once again without dropping a set for...

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Kazakhstan claim PVAO Men’s Championship bronze

Bangkok, Thailand, June 15, 2019 – Kazakhstan salvaged the bronze medal in the men’s tournament of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships at the Huamark Indoor Stadium on Saturday. Kazakhstan emerged victorious in their bronze medal encounter with Korea, posting a 3-0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-21) finish. The Kazakhs,...

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Cambodia take fifth place at PVAO Men’s Championship

Bangkok, Thailand, June 15, 2019 – Cambodia concluded their first ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championship on a high note with a fifth place finish, following their victory over hosts Thailand at the Huamark Indoor Stadium on Saturday. Cambodia recorded a straight-set (25-22, 25-21, 25-20) win over Thailand, finishing with...

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Iran on course for title defence with sweep of preliminaries

Bangkok, Thailand, June 14, 2019 – Iran are on course to defend their ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championship title, following the completion of their sweep of the preliminary round at Huamark Stadium on Friday. Iran kept their unbeaten run in six matches, following their 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-12) triumph...

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China advance to men’s final with sweep of Japan

Bangkok, Thailand, June 14, 2019 – China swept Japan in their men’s tournament encounter on Thursday to advance to the final round of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships at Huamark Indoor Stadium. China recorded their fifth win in the tournament, following their 3-0 (25-8, 25-19, 25-20) win...

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