Fiji's first ever Paralympic gold medal

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Iliesa Delana, Fiji's lone athlete to the London 2012 Paralympic Games has created history by winning the GOLD medal in the F42 High Jump, creating a Paralympic Regional Record with a jump of 1.74m ahead of Girisha Nagarajegowda of India and Lukasz Mamczarz of Poland. Congratulations to Iliesa and his support team in London - Fred Fatiaki (Coach), Sainiana Tukana (Chef de Mission) and Sharlene Nand (Physiotherapist. Vinaka vakalevu to all of Iliesa's supporters who contributed to his outstanding feat!

Courtesy of FASANOC