Al-Qayed presents the UAE with the third medal in the Tokyo Paralympic Games

Al-Qayed presents the UAE with the third medal in the Tokyo Paralympic Games
Al-Qayed presents the UAE with the third medal in the Tokyo Paralympic Games

Khalid bin Zayed: Our heroes are up to the responsibility and raised the flag high
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Tokyo: Ezzedine Gadallah
UAE Paralympic champion Mohammed Al-Qayed continued his brilliance in the Tokyo 2020 session after he succeeded, on Saturday, in gifting the UAE silver in the 800m race in wheelchairs, the T34 category, with a time of one minute 45 seconds and 59 parts of a second, with a narrow difference of “9 parts of a second.” , for his Tunisian competitor Walid Katila, who came in first place, while China’s Wan Yuang came in third, adding to his achievements the fifth Paralympic medal after London 2012 silver and bronze, 2016 Rio de Janeiro gold, and Tokyo 2020 bronze.
Al-Qaid raised the UAE’s balance in the Tokyo Paralympic Games to 3 colored medals: “golden, silver, and bronze”, after Al-Qayed himself won the bronze for 100m wheelchairs, while Sultan Al-Ariani won the shooting gold.
His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination, congratulated the delegation of our national teams for People of Determination on the achievements of our heroes Abdullah Sultan Al-Ariani and Muhammad Al-Qayed, and said that our heroes and heroines were up to the responsibility entrusted to them and succeeded in ascending the podiums and raising the state flag high. In the sky of Tokyo.
His Highness, during a telephone conversation with Mohammed Mohamed Fadel Al Hamli, Chairman of the UAE Paralympic Committee, praised the efforts of the Committee under his leadership in developing the sport of people of determination and achieving one achievement after another in continental and international forums, wishing more success for our national teams in the next stage.
Meanwhile, Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Gergawi congratulated the mission on the achievements of the people of determination in Tokyo, pointing out that they raised their heads and were a source of pride for the state when the UAE flag flew high in the sky of Japan and wished them more success.
Ahmed bin Abdullah Humaid Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and Small and Medium Enterprises and Chairman of the General Sports Authority, praised the achievements of the delegation of our national teams for People of Determination participating in the 16th edition of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
In a telephone conversation with Majid Al-Osaimi, head of the Asian Paralympic Committee and member of the UAE delegation, he said: We congratulate and congratulate all members of the delegation of our national teams for what they achieved in the Tokyo Paralympic Games by flying three colored medals through our heroes Abdullah Sultan Al-Ariani and Muhammad Al-Qayed, noting that the people of determination are a source of pride for the state in what They offer medals and trophies.
Challenging difficult circumstances
For his part, Muhammad Muhammad Fadhel Al-Hamli, head of the mission, member of the International Paralympic Committee, presented the achievement to the wise leadership and the people of the Emirates, praising the excellence, persistence and diligence of our Paralympic hero Muhammad Al-Qayed, who gave the country its third medal in the championship, defying the difficult circumstances that the current version is going through due to the Corona pandemic.
Al-Hamli thanked His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan for his keenness to follow the news of the mission and congratulate it on the achievements of our heroes in Tokyo and the great support it provides to the heroes and heroines of our national teams for people of determination, noting that His Highness’s words and reassurances about them brought happiness to everyone’s hearts.
Al Hamli also thanked Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Gergawi for his keenness to congratulate our heroes on ascending the podium. He said that our heroes succeeded in reaching the podiums for the third time in this session thanks to the support of our wise leadership and the preparation of success factors and overcoming all difficulties in front of them, which opened the doors of glory in Tokyo.
He added: Muhammad Al-Qayed is an example of a successful and diligent hero who made a great effort to achieve achievements for the state, as he participated in external and internal camps, during which he was deprived of seeing his family for nearly seven months, in order to achieve his goal of raising the state flag high in the Tokyo Paralympic. An appreciable effort and we respect the personality of the professional player who organizes his time and sets his goal to reach the podiums and dedicate the achievements to the state. We also thank the Sharjah Sports Council for its efforts and support for our hero Mohammed Al Qayed, and we wish success to our hero Abdullah Al-Ariani in the shooting race Sunday to win more medals for the state.
big ambitions
Majid Al-Osaimi, President of the Asian Paralympic Committee, said: “The achievement of our national teams for a third medal in the Tokyo Paralympic Games through our hero Mohammed Al-Qayed has returned the UAE to its natural place in the Paralympic Games.” Once in this type of final, and separated us from the gold medal by fractions of a second, which indicates the strength of the race in which our leading champion participated.
Al-Osaimi praised the efforts of Al-Qayed during the preparation period for the championship, during which he exerted effort and perseverance to double the achievements of the state and to preserve the gains made by the People of Determination, who used to all climb the podiums and raise the state’s flag flying high in all the Paralympic courses in which they participated and within the efforts of Thiban Al Muhairi, Director of the Mission, for his dedication In overcoming all difficulties in front of our heroes and in front of the members of the delegation of our national teams in Tokyo.
For his part, Theban Al Muhairi, Director of the Mission, confirmed that the hero, Mohamed Al-Qayed, succeeded in ascending the podiums for the second time in the Tokyo Games, and it is not new for him to reap achievements in major international forums, and represent the country in the best image.
For his part, our hero Mohammed Al-Qayed stressed that the support of the wise leadership for the People of Determination was the best motivation for them to double the effort and reach the podiums, explaining that his winning two medals in the Tokyo Paralympic is the result of hard work, patience and effort in the past period, and that these efforts paid off.
He said, “We went through difficult conditions due to the Corona pandemic, which stopped us for nearly six months, and changing the wheelchair that I used in the past four years also had an effect, but I managed to snatch two medals in the Tokyo Games.”
proven track record
Our hero Mohamed Al-Qayed has a rich record of achievements, including: a silver and a bronze at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, 3 golds at the World Games for Mobility Disability and Amputation in the Netherlands in 2013, 5 golds in 2016, 4 golds at the Asian Oceania Athletics Championships, and a gold at the Rio de Paralympics Janeiro, and 3 medals at the 2019 World Championships in Athletics, gold, silver and bronze.

 
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