KORTBAWI & ABOU FAYSAL grab 2 silver medals at the 2nd Juniors West Asian Championship

14 Apr. 2016- Sara Joe KORTBAWI & Jean Claude ABOU FAYSAL secured 2 silver medals for Lebanon at the 1st Juniors West Asian Championship.

Sara Joe won her medal after finishing her 800 meters in second place. As for Jean Claude, he also secured the 2nd place in his shot put competition to add a medal to our country in this competition.

We should note that Sara Joe still has the 1500 meters to go and Jean Claude will also compete in the discuss throw hoping that they will once again win medals for our beloved country.

On the other hand, Mahmoud DAOU set a new personal best to qualify for the finals of the 100 meters in 10.87 and winning his heat! Jad KHOURY also qualified for the final of the 100m after finishing 5th in his heat with 11.08.

Lea OBEID qualified for the final of the 100 meters women after finishing 4th in her heat with 12.76.

A lot of other Lebanese athletes are competing in Bahrain, you can check their names here. Congratulations Sara Joe KORTBAWI and Jean Claude ABOU FAYSAL like always you made us proud.