Hama, SANA_ Syria’s weightlifting team will participate in the Mediterranean Games Tarragonna 2018 through the male weightlifters Ahed Joughili, Majd Hassan, Ali al-Hazzaa, and female weightlifter Nahil Diab .
The Mediterranean Games Tarragonna 2018 will kick off on June 20 in Tarragona city, Spain.
“The weightlifters who have been selected to participate in the Mediterranean Games are among the best athletes in this hard sport, so I expect they will achieve good results either with gaining a number of medals, or at least breaking some records.” Coach of the weightlifting team Mohamed Rasha said.
He added that athletes’s determination to win is the most important factor of the strength of our team in the Mediterranean Game.
Ahed Joughili, 35, and Majd Hassan, 22, will participate in 105 kg category while Ali al-Hazzaa, 28, in 95 kg category.