Rwanda's Sitting Volleyball Team Qualifies for London 2012 Paralympics30.11.2011
Rwanda won the three-day men’s African Sub-Saharan Sitting Volleyball Championships on Sunday.
The team had no trouble in the group stage, as it cruised to wins over Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi – all in straight sets. Rwanda then beat Burundi, 3-1, in the semi-finals before beating Kenya, 3-0, in the finals.
Rwanda now joins the six other teams that have qualified for next year’s big event: Iran, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, Great Britain, Russia and Brazil.