Iranian-American ready to represent Iran at US CrossFit Games amid political tension

//Iranian-American ready to represent Iran at US CrossFit Games amid political tension

Iranian-American ready to represent Iran at US CrossFit Games amid political tension

Iranian-American Payam A. Saljoughian is proud of his roots. “I am a huge Iran sports fan,” said the 32-year-old from Oakland, California. “I’ve attended all of the Iran games at the last two World Cups in Russia and Brazil. I obsessively follow Iran football, weightlifting, wrestling and other sports.”Saljoughian will also get the chance of a lifetime this summer as the San Francisco lawyer, who focuses on health care matters, will represent Iran at the 2019 CrossFit Games in Madison,…

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