Iranian fencer girls acted very successfully in the Asian Games and they own several medals for the first time in the country’s history. They won 9 bronze medals in the 2013 Asian Youth Games which played a considerable role in achieving the second position in the competitions.
Iranian shooter girls tried world cup 10 meter air rifle and succeeded to beat the world’s record in team pursuit. Not only did they win the golden medal of 10 meter air rifle, but also broke the record of the world’s youth event.
Iran’s women made historical records in 17th Asian Games Incheon 2014, with 15 medals, 2 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze. Female #wushu players showed excellent performance in the 12th World Wushu Championships Cheras Kuala Lumpur Badminton Association Hall in 2013, capturing three gold medals.
Iranian women have proved they are no less competent in sports than those in other countries, showing even better results and more capabilities in sports events. Supports from Iran’s Ministry of Sports, Sports Federations, and of course, President Rouhani’s administration’s efforts in the field of sports, all have led to ever growing success among Iranian girls and women. President Hassan Rouhani has for several times emphasized on providing equal room and opportunities for girls, compared to boys, to pave the way for their success in international arena.
Iranian women represent a rising professional population who have found their ways to high ranking positions in work, social affairs and also sports fields. In recent years, Iranian women have made remarkable achievements in various fields of sports in international and domestic events. The success stories of Iranian women in international and domestic sport events bring to light how they have managed to shoulder their responsibilities both at home and in the society.