By the decision of the President of the National Paralympic Committee Mr. Ilgar Rahimov, Rauf Mursalov has been appointed as chef de mission of the national team of Azerbaijan, and our athlete Mehman Ramazanzadeh to be the flagbearer at the opening ceremony of “Beijing 2022” XIII Winter Paralympic Games.
Furthermore, the head coach of the national team and ski instructor of "Shahdag" Tourism Center Mahammad Ismailov, as well as curator of the Winter Sports Committee, press secretary Azer Tapdigov were included in the national team of Azerbaijan.
It should be noted that a member of the National Paralympic Committee's national winter sports team will participate in the Winter Paralympic Games for the first time.
Mehman Ramazanzadeh, a member of Azerbaijan's national Paralympic team, will compete in Men’s individual sprint Cross-country skiing. Our athlete will compete on March 9, 2022.
The XIII Winter Paralympic Games will be held in Beijing, the capital of the People's Republic of China, from 4th to 13th of March 2022. The opening ceremony of the games will take place on the 4th of March at the Beijing National Stadium.