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July 03, 2014 | Asia Pacific: Afghanistan

Tennis in Special Olympics Afghanistan

By Karyn Tan

Mr. Abdul Yusofi (right) guides a Special Olympics Afghanistan athlete on tennis basics.

Special Olympics Afghanistan continues to provide sports training and competition opportunities for its athletes, in spite of the conflicts and difficulties in the country. Recently, it started tennis training for 20 athletes in Kabul, lead by Mr. Abdul Yusofi, certified under the Afghanistan National Olympic Committee.

About Karyn Tan: Communications Manager for Asia Pacific region.

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