World Championships for people with cerebral palsy in Spain
August 10, 2018
Within the framework of the Omani Paralympic Committee’s keenness to participate in world championships and benefit from those experiences, the Committee participated in the World Championship for People with Cerebral Palsy, hosted by Spain, with a delegation consisting of Mr. Al-Mashaikhi is the player of our national team for people with disabilities
The Sultanate’s national team player, Muhammad Al-Mashaikhi, won the men’s shot put gold with a number of 10.14, surpassing his competitors in the race.
The hero of the Sultanate, Muhammad Al-Mashaikhi, expressed his happiness and said: My happiness cannot be described with this achievement, which represents great joy and an incentive to continue the achievements and honor the Sultanate in international forums.
He added, “The ambition from the beginning was high, to achieve gold and add a new achievement to the Sultanate, after it achieved a number of gold, silver and bronze medals in a number of Asian and international events and championships. The first, and this is all thanks to God and his end and thanks to the determination and will that was born in us. I also dedicate the achievement to my dear mother and my family who stood with me and supported me throughout the preparation and training periods, and thanks to the coach whose guidance was credited with enhancing my skills and thanks and appreciation to the Board of Directors of the Omani Paralympic Committee for insisting for Participation We hope that this achievement will motivate the supporting bodies to support and increase support for the team.
Tunisian Sonia Mustafa, coach of the national team for the disabled, expressed her overwhelming joy at the gold medal achieved by Muhammad al-Mashaykhi at the world level. She explained that the player made a great and double effort during training, as all these factors were real keys behind this achievement.
She explained that the figure achieved by our player, Muhammad Al-Mashaikhi, which is 10.14 meters, is a good achievement for the Omani Paralympic Committee, and it came after a great effort. God willing