September 26, 2022

12 Sports Officially Approved for ASEAN Para Games 2023 in Cambodia

The Southeast Asian Para Sports Federation Council has endorsed 12 kinds of Sports for the 12th ASEAN Para Games in Cambodia.

H.E. Vath Chamroeun, Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC) and of the Cambodian SEA Games Organising Committee (CAMSOC) presented the sport kinds identified for the SEA Games-ASEAN Para Games 2023 in a meeting of the Southeast Asian Para Sports Federation Council in Solo, Indonesia on July 29.

The 12 sports include boccia, a five-side football (brain movement), blind basketball, badminton, table tennis, sitting volleyball, chess, a seven-side football (brain movement), athletics, swimming, weightlifting, and wheelchair basketball.

Other sport kinds proposed are pending further consideration, said the secretary general.

Cambodia will host the 12th ASEAN Para Games from June 3 to 9, 2023.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press