Special national games for differently abled concludes
July 2, 2018 02:52 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, July 2: Two days national games conducted by Special Olympics Nepal at APF on June 29 has concluded.
A total of 110 intellectually disabled athletes from special schools/organizations from Biratnagar, Pokhara, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Lalitpur and Kirtipur participated in the sports event. Various forms of athletic games were played such as 50, 100, 200 meters along with standing long jump, Bucche ball game, soft ball and short put games.
Winners were given medals and prizes. Based on their records and performance few athletes from this game will be later representing Nepal in the special olympics world games which is goin to take place on March 2019 in Abu Dhabi.
The event was supported by Armed Police Force along with various sponsors like Etihad Airways, Gorkha Aesthetics, Dalle, Nepalese Fashion Home, Lightening Nepal and Dabur Nepal Pvt Limited.