Sir Philip Craven, International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President, will attend the Iran Track & Field - National Championships for People with Disability.
The competition has been scheduled for May 4 in Aftab Enghelab Stadium in Tehran.
Bahman Rezaei, head of Iran’s Para Athletic Association, said that 700 athletes have registered for the competition so far.
“The Track & Field - National Championships is very important for us since we are going to choose the best athletes for the upcoming events. The World Para Athletics Championships will be held in London from July 14 to 23, the first ever Junior World Championships will take place in Nottwil, Switzerland, from August 3 to 6 and the 2017 Asian Youth Para Games will take place in Dubai from 10 to 14 December,” Rezaei said.