Records Set on Day 2 of Swimming Championships
A total of nine World records and 13 European records were set as day two finished at the 2009 IPC Swimming European Championships.A World record was set in the Women’s 100m Breaststroke (SB8) by...
First Day of Events Concludes at IPC Swimming Euros
The 2009 IPC Swimming European Championships have jumped to main event status in Reykjavik, Iceland, as the first day of competition completed its full run.In the Men's 400m Freestyle (S6), Sweden's...
IPC Swimming European Championships Declared Open
Sir Philip Craven attending Opening Ceremony in Reykjavik
Athletes Travel for IPC European Championships to Iceland and Israel
The 2009 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport European Championships and the 2009 IPC Swimming European Championships are both just days away, and athletes are certainly planning for outstanding performances...
Eindhoven Reviews IPC Swimming World Champs
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) recently visited Eindhoven, The Netherlands, to review the site for the upcoming IPC 2010 Swimming World Championships.The visit was a co-ordination...
Records Broken at CAN-AM Para Swimming Championships
Three days of strong performances at the 2009 Speedo CAN-AM Para Swimming Championships finished on a high note on 1 August, with athletes breaking records and showing spectators the best of the...
IPC Swimming Takes Site Visit for European Championships
From 25-26 July, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) conducted a site inspection visit to the city of Reykjavik, Iceland, where the 2009 IPC Swimming European Championships will be taking...
ASEAN Para Games Come to Malaysia
The fifth ASEAN Para Games are on many athletes’ calendars in Southeast Asia this summer, taking place from 15-19 August in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where about 1,200 athletes and officials will be...
Berlin to Host European Swimming Champs in 2011
An agreement signed by the Chief Executive Officer of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Xavier Gonzalez, has put the 2011 IPC Swimming European Championships in the city of Berlin.The...
First IPC Swimming Summit Sparks Real Dialogue
With the theme “The Water is Open, Make Your Splash, Create the Wave”, the first International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming Summit successfully ended its three-day conference in the German...