Jordan is sending a strong team to compete at the 1st West Asian Paralympic Championships taking place in the UAE from February 18-24.

The team will consist of 54 athletes competing in five sports: Wheelchair Basketball, Goalball, Table Tennis, Powerlifting and Athletics.

Dr. Jamal Dalahmeh will lead the delegation and he will be supported by seven coaches.

Over 600 athletes are expected to participate from Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Yemen, Kuwait, Jordan, and the UAE.