Special Olympics: Pervez Ahmed from GB wins two silver medals as Pakistan shines in Austria

Special Olympics: Pervez Ahmed from GB wins two silver medals as Pakistan shines in Austria

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Islamabad: Pervaz Ahmed, an athlete from Gigit-Baltistan representing Pakistan at the Special Olympics in Austria has won two silver medals so far. Other members of team Pakistan have also shined, winning gold, silver and bronze medals.

Tehmeena and Hameez-ud-Din, siblings from Khanabad village of Hunza, are also part of the Pakistan Squad. Pervez belongs to Gojal Valley, Hunza.

Tehmeena has won a Bronze Medal so far, and was on 5th position in CC Cross Country 50M Race Classical, while Hameez has won 8th position in CC Cross Country 50M Race Classical.

Sabahat Tariq and Huzaifa Qazi have won gold medals for Team Pakistan, while Fatima Amir has won two silver medals.

Three other players have won bronze medals in various categories. Detailed Results Here

Amina Baig, one of the coaches of Team Pakistan

Amina Baig, a coach of the team, also belongs to Gilgit-Baltistan. Having a Masters in Physical Education, Amina Baig belongs to the Chipursan Valley of Gojal, Hunza.


 

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