Arafura Games: Rakesa wins Fiji’s first medal
28 April, 2019, 12:46 pm
IOSEFO Rakesa who is part of the Fiji Paralympics team has won Fiji’s first medal at the Arafura Games in Darwin, Australia.
Rakesa won a bronze medal in the men’s para javelin event.
He exceeded the minimum world standards of 27 meters by recording a distance of 28 metres.
And will be the first Fiji para athlete to now compete at World Paralympic event in Dubai in November.