25 Jun, 2015 10:32 PM
The second edition of the UAE International Open archery competition organized by Althiqah club for handicapped in cooperation with the Emirates Association of the archery, concluded successfully.
Eighty archers from different nationalities and UAE national team archers participated in the competition. For the first time Para archers took part to an indoor competition.
The tournament has seen strong competition between the Para archers. Mohammed Najib from Dubai disabled club won gold medal while Reza Jalal from the same club came in second place, Habib Alblooshi from Althiqah club fro handicapped in third place, in the Olympic bow event.
In the compound bow only two archers from Dubai disabled club was competing Mohammed Al Shehhi finished first while the player Ghulam Khurshid came in the second place.