The Moroccan National Team ranked first at the Arab Junior Athletics Championship winning 23 medals, including 10 golds.
Morocco’s national junior athletics team won the 7th edition of the Arab Junior Athletics Championships, held in Tunisia from July 4- 7 at the Radès athletics stadium.
Tunisia hosted the Arab Junior Athletics Championship in2015 and 2017, making this years’ championship the third in five years at the Rades Stadium.
The Moroccan Royal Athletics Federation competed in 8 matches, while 10 male and 8 female runners represented Morocco in various sports.
The Moroccan athletes won 23 medals, 10 gold, 8 silver, and 5 bronze.
Mehdi Sefrani won the 800 meter male race, Nouhaila Rabii won the 800 meter race in the female category, while Imane Mekrazi won the 400 meter female race.
The Moroccan team competed against approximately 350 athletes representing 13 countries: Tunisia, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Oman, Kuwait, Egypt, Qatar, Algeria, Yemen, Somalia, Iraq, Libya and the UAE.