Special Olympics Asia pacific Games 2013 Australia


Karachi (PR): Pakistan Special Olympics Athletes Bags Five  Gold , two silver and five bronze in the Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games 2013 on the third day of Mega Event here at New Castle Australia.

Muhammad Sohail Ahmad of Sheikupura Pakistan impressed a lot   the badminton 
community at the Forum University by securing Gold in the top division of men s single event.  He is being coached by his father Mustaneer Ahmad Khan since his childhood.

Sharish Bibi also won a gold in girls Badminton single. Qutat ul ain won a single and Nooman Piracha brought home a bronze in singles.

Earlier in the day Muhammad Munir Siddiqi won the Gold of Aquatic 25 Meters his timing was 29.50 sec
It was again a memrible dayfor Pakistani Special athletes in  athletic eventMuhammad Junaid bags Gold in long jump and sana ali followed and won Gold in Long jump women event.
Three bronze were also added to total telly by Muhammad junaid & muhammad Shaoib in  400 meters ,and atiqurrehman in 1500 metrs race.
In Soccer round robin matches Pakistan trashed Australia A with 7:1 and Australia C with 6:0 score.

In the men event of Basketball Pakistani Special Athletes won their both round robin matches they defeated Australia 3, Australia 6 quite convincingly. 

Toady it was world disability day. Pakistani Athletes proved that they are quite able to transform themselves from disability to ability, which is the basic message of World disability Day     
Mr Anis ur Rehman Head of the Delegation was very happy and proud with the performance of Special Athletes of Pakistan and he congratulated the Pakistani Nation.
This is pertinent to mention he remained instrumental in developing Special Athletes into Gold winners internationally.
Pakistan was made proud by young Neha Arshad when she won glittering Silver medal in 400 meter race of Athletics event of  Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games 2013 here at New Castle Australia.
 Her time was 1.40.09 minutes. the gold medalist of this event was Lealofi of Samoa who finised 1.30.28 Minutes.
Saima Ayob finished fourth in 400 meters race.The event.was held at hunter Stadium New Castle.

Divisioning of  most of the sports were completed.which is based on ability & age of athletes. Tomorrow main and few devisioning rounds are scheduled at various venues.

pakistan is taking part in 100, 200, 400, 800,1500 meters , long jumpand 4 *100 meters relay . 381 athlets are taking part in these athletics events.
The mascot of the Games is Kaola Bear which is native of New castle neighborhood.

These pictures are of the hero of the athletic events of Asia Pacific Games. These Special Athletes have won 12 medals which include 3 golds Mr Anis ur Rehman congratulated the athletes for there out standing performance as he was present there. He had given a message to the Pakistan that these Special Children are Victim of Fate Let us all not make them victim of our neglect. These children have  brought laurel for Pakistan The nation should greet them.


Table Tennis Medal winners at Asia Pacific Games 2013, with contingent officials, Mrs. Naseem ahmed & Ms. Ronak Lakhani


All the competitions of Special Olympics Asia Pacific Games Concluded today with Pakistan,s Special Athletes  presenting an impressive  performances added    28 more   medals to their credit and took the total number of medals to 51

Bocci ( Bowling) was the main contributor  , Boys & girls of this  sports added   as many as 15 medals to total tally. Which include eight gold, tree Silvers and  four Bronze. Atif  Ali , Muhammad Haseeb Abbasi, Abdul Wahaj Khan, Muhammad Ali Tahir, won Gold in different Divisions of men s Singles while Maria Zulfiqar & Saima Tabsuum  earned Gold in different divisions of Women Singles. Remaining two gold were earned in  Men s Doubles by Azmat Tara&Nabila Mukhtar  in Women Doubles and Atif Ali&Haseeb  in Mens Doubles. Silvers were won by Sabih  and Nimra in Women Singles  different Divisions where as third silver was secured by Sabir Shabbir & Shumaila in women Doubles.

Athletic event also saw impressive performance by Pakistani Special Athletes as they  one  gold two silver and three Bronze . Imran Husasain won gold in long jump division 7.Silvers were earned byTehmina  in shot put,& Goher Ali  in 100 meters. While  bronze were won bySana Ali in 200meters,Razia manzoor  also in 200 meters different different division. One bronze was earned in 4 *100 relay by Imran,nadir,Shoaib & Usama Mustafa.

In Badminton  Suhail Khan added  two more gold to his credit ,one  in  men s Doubles event pairing with Nouman .and another in mix doubles with Quratulain as his partner.  Suhail already bagged one gold two days ago.

Special Athletes of Table tennis event added two golds in Doubles events by Anam Ahmed & Jazib Naveed,  and Aiman Khan & Attia.

Baskitball and Football teams  could not make it to get Gold  and lost the finals and earned silvers.

Tomorrow closing ceremony is scheduled in the evening and Pakistani Contingent will fly back home on 8th December by Cathay  Pacific Aircraft no.CX,138 at 22-20 and will arrive at Karachi airport on 9th December at 23-25 in the night by another flight CX-703,

Lahore  athletes will arrive at Lahore airport  16-45 by PIA flight no PK 304.on 10thDec.

Islamabad athletes will  arrive  at Islamabad on 10th Dec  by PK-308  at 5-55 pm

No Name of Event    Gold  Silver Bronze
1  400 mtrs men Neha Arshad
2 Long Jump Division 2 Men Muhammad JUNAID
3 Long Jump  Women Sana Ali
4  400 Mtr Men, Division 1 MuhammadJunaid
5 400 mtr, division 2 Muhammad.Shoaib
6 400 mtr.  Division 3  Shoaib Khan
7 400 Mtr. Division 4 Atiqur Rehman
8 1500 mtr. Men s Atiqur Rehman
9 Women Singles Division  d Quratulain
10 Men s Singles Division C MuhmmadSuhail Khan
11 Mens Singles  Division  D NoumanPiracha
12 Women Sigl D/c Sehrish
13 Men s Doubles Suhail Ahmed & M. Nouman
14 Women Doubles Sehrish &Quratul ain
15 25 mtr ,free style Muhammad Muneeb Siddiqui
16 50  mtr  Breast Strock men Asadullah But
17 50 mtr. Breast Strock Women JasmeenShareef
18 25 mtr Back Stroke Muhammad  Muneeb Siddiqui
19 4*25 Relay Sadullah+Muneeb+



Table Tennis
20 Women Singles Division  w/d Shazma Khursheed
21 Women Singles Division w/e Attia Rani
22 Men Singles Division M/C Ainan Ahmed
23 Men  Singles Division  M/D Jazib Naveed
 24 10 Golds 4 Silvers 9 Bronze

(Australia): Pakistani Special Athletics under going Health Screening at Police & comunity Hospital New Castle Australia, 4th Dec.