Azerbaijan is a country in the Transcaucasian region, situated at the crossroads of Southwest Asia and Southeastern Europe. Baku is the capital of this country.
Azerbaijan has been taking part in the Summer Paralympics since 1996.
Azerbaijan will once again compete at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 7 to 18 September 2016.
So far, Azerbaijan has participated in 5 Summer Paralympics Games, and has won 9 Gold, 10 Silver and 9 Bronze medals.
I am sure people of Azerbaijan would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Azerbaijan Athletes Participating in Rio 2016 Summer Paralympics:
- Bayram Mustafayev – Men’s -66 kg
- Ramil Gasimov – Men’s -73kg