Plans to introduce more sports for athletes with special needs

Robert Rabaka (left – Freestyle and Backstroke Swimming) and Acakurumi Turagakece (1600m Open Water Swimming) won Gold at the Dubai Special Olympics World Games. Picture: REINAL CHAND

THERE are plans to introduce more sports for athletes with special needs in the country after Team Fiji’s success at the 2019 Special Olympics World Games in Dubai. Despite facing many obstacles Special Olympics Fiji was able to send a 35-member contingent to Abu Dhabi. Fiji entered teams in football and table tennis at the […]

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