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Teymour Ghiasi: National Team Squad for 8th Asian Indoor Championships Introduced/Training Camp at Urmia

Teymour Ghiasi: National Team Squad for 8th Asian Indoor Championships Introduced/Training Camp at Urmia

Teymour Ghiasi: National Team Squad for 8th Asian Indoor Championships Introduced/Training Camp at Urmia

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National Teams organization’s spokesman, announced the men members of the national team for the 8th Asian Indoor Championships.

National Teams organization’s spokesman, announced the men members of the national team for the 8th Asian Indoor Championships.

As Athletics Federation of I.R. of Iran reports, national teams’ organization meeting including Majid Keyhani (President), Hashem Siami (General Secretary), Parisa Behzadi (Women Vice President), Teymour Ghiasi, Hamid Fardinpour, Hadi Sepehrzad and Hosein Shayan was held with the goal of analyzing athletes’ performances and selecting the members of the national team for the 8th Asian Indoor Championships which will be held in February.

“This meeting was held with the goal of selecting national team members for the 8th Asian Indoor Championships. After the consultation we reached a good conclusion.” The spokesman of national teams’ organization, Teymour Ghiasi, said after four-hours of discussion. 

“In men’s part, considering the local and international results and the performances of the athletes, we aimed to select those who are the best choices to wear the national team shirt. In women’s part, we will invite two of Iran’s Indoor Championships bests and also the best youth athletes. Accordingly, men’s training camp will be held from 15th of January at Urmia. I will be in this training camp as the supervisor along with Hadi Sepehrzad and Hosein Shayan as the coaches. Women’s training camp also will be held under the supervision of Parisa Behzadi.” He added.

“Some of the athletes got the national teams’ attention and definitely will be in the national team squad; while some others are invited to the camp to evaluate their performances in the few days left to the competitions.” Ghiasi confirmed.

Men athletes invited to the 8th Asian Indoor Championships training camp:

60m: Hasan Taftian (Khorasan Jonoobi), Reza Ghasemi (Isfahan) and Mohammad Cheshmezar (Kermanshah)

60mH: Milad Sayar (Kordestan), Amin Barzi (Isfahan), Ahmadreza Khanfari (Khouzestan),

400m: Sajjad Hashemi Ahangari (Azyrbayejan Sharghi), Ali Khadivar (Kish), Reza Kashef (Khorasan Razavi),

In 4x400 relay team: Milad Ramezani (Azyrbayejan Sharghi), Reza Malekpour (Qom) and Mehdi Rahimi (Isfahan) will be evaluated in the training camp and two of them will be invited to the team.

800m: Amir Moradi (Isfahan), Pezhman Yarvali (Kermanshah) and Hamid Tashakori (Khorasan Razavi)

1500m: Amir Moradi (Isfahan), Ali Fahimi (Lorestan), Moslem Niadoost (Fars)

3000m: Jalil Naseri (Ilam), Hosein Keyhani (Kermanshah), Homayoun Hemmati (Kermanshah),

Shot Put: Ali Samari (Tehran), (Among Shahin Mehrdelan (Khorasan Razavi), Shahin Jafari (Tehran) and Mohamadhosein Eskandari (Qom) who are invited to the camp, 2 athletes will be chosen after evaluating the performances.)

Pole Vault: Mohamad Bani Adam and Hosein Fallah (Tehran)

High Jump: Keyvan Ghanbarzadeh (Mazandaran), Mohamadreza Vazifedoost (Tehran) and Reza Salimi (Lorestan)

Triple Jump: Vahid Sedigh (Mazandaran), (Among Matin Madahi (Golestan), Amir Hazami (Khouzestan), Mehdi Tamario (Boushehr) and Hamidreza Kia (Mazandaran), 2 athletes will be chosen in this camp for the national team.)

Long jump: Alireza Khaledi (Khouzestan), Mohamaed Ghaedzadeh (Boushehr) and Mohamad Arzandeh (Charmahal Bakhtiari)

Heptathlon: Milad Miri (Tehran), Ali Mohebi (Fars) and Mohamad Motamednia (Tehran) are invited to the camp but the decision regarding selecting members for the national team will be subsequently made. 

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