IR Iran Taekwondo Federation holds a national training camp
for para athletes competing at the upcoming World Taekwondo (WT) Grand Prix in Riyadh,
Twelve taekwondo players are taking part in the camp until the teams’
departure to the competitions.
Included are 8 women and 4 men taekwondo players who are training in 2 divisions; Men and Women's groups.
Women’s invitees who are registered for the event are:
Maryam Abdollahpour (under 47 kg), Mahdiyeh Sadat Hosseini (under
52 kg), Roza Ebrahimi (under 57 kg), Rayeheh Shahab (under 65 kg), Romina
Chamsouraki (over 65 kg).
Bita Ravand, Mahshad Xazaei and Dorsa Garakani (not registered).
The Women’s squad will be led at the 2022 World Taekwondo Grand
Prix Finals of the season by head coach Atefeh Keshavarz and coach Zahra
Men’s invitees who are registered for the event are:
Saeid Sadeghianpour (under 63 kg), Alireza
Bakht (under 80 kg) and Hamed Haghshenas (over 80 kg).
Amir Mohamad Haghighat Shenas (not
Men’s team will be led at the event by head coach Morteza Soltani,
and he will be joined by coach Ali Karimi Saber.
The Green Halls Riyadh will play host to next month's
Grand Prix event.
Action is due to take place between December 8 and 10.