Gaza, Al Ray - Union of Palestinian Athletics organized on Saturday morning a throwing championship for Gazans with disabilities.
12 social societies participated in the championship dubbed 'For you Palestine', held in cooperation with the Ministry of Youth and Sports in Gaza.
Deputy chairman of the Union Abdel Raouf Ghalayeeni told Al Ray reporter that "This competition
is the first of its kind," pointing out that "it aims to revive this abandoned sport among the Palestinian community."
Alaa Miqdad, one of the participants, said his disability has not prevented him from practicing throwing sport for nearly 10 years, defying his disability with confidence and resilience.