Disastrous news for Iranian Cycling Community
Bahman Golbarnezhad passed away in Rio
Following a crash in the men's C4/C5 road race at the Rio Paralympics, Bahman Golbarnezhad, the 48-year-old Iranian cyclist passed away.
He suffered a fatal heart-attack after the crash and was given treatment at the scene of the accident, before being rushed to a local hospital but could not be revived despite best efforts.
Iranian Cycling Federation, regretfully coveys condolences to all cycling community members and stays beside his family in these sorrowful moments.
May God bless him.