Israel, Lithuania delegations announced for Rio 201626.07.2016
30 athletes will compete for Israel and Lithuania will send 13 to September’s Paralympic Games.
Lithuania and Israel have named the teams who will represent their countries at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Two-time quad tennis Paralympic medallist Shraga Weinberg, who will compete at his fourth Games, will carry the national flag at the Opening Ceremony.
Lithuania’s 13-member delegation’s main medal hopes rest with the two-time Paralympic silver medallist goalball team.
Navickas Augustas will be the sole representative in rowing, Bareikis Osvaldas in judo and Matakas Edgaras in swimming, whilst Bilius Mindaugas, Spudis Jonas, Skucas Kestutis and Adomaitiene Ramune will be Lithuania’s track and field athletes in Rio.
Sport fans from around the world can now buy their Paralympic tickets for Rio 2016 from authorised ticket resellers (ATRs)
Residents of Brazil can buy 2016 Paralympics tickets directly from the Rio 2016 website.
Visa International is the exclusive payment card and the official payment system for the Paralympic Games.