- Published on 26 February 2015
Address: Iraq National Olympic Committee
P.O. Box 441
Cable Address IROC
Fax: + 46-85-6630-474
Special Olympics Iraq was established in 2000, where athletes are involved in a variety of sports and activities.
Special Olympics Iraq consists of:
- 20 Coaches
- 500 Volunteers
- 300 Family Members
Special Olympics Iraq offers 17 sports:
- Football (Soccer)
- Table Tennis
- Floor Hockey
Regional and World Games which the Program participated in:
- Participated at the 2000 Second Regional Games in Rabat, Morocco.
- Participated at the 2002 Third Regional Games in Beirut, Lebanon.
- Participated with 10 athletes at the 2003 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Dublin, Ireland.
- Participated at the 2004 Fourth Regional Games in Tunisia.
- Participated at the 2004 Rhodes Games in Greece.
- Participated at the 2005 Special Olympics World Winter Games, Nagano, Japan.
- Participated with 16 athletes at 2006 Fifth Regional Games in Dubai, UAE.
- Participated at 2007 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Shanghai, China .
- Participated at 2008 sixth Regional Games in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
- Participated at 2010 seventh Regional Games in Damascus , Syria.
- Participated at 2014 Eighth Regional Games in Cairo , Egypt.