Records Broken at Swimming Championships in Germany
The 23rd International German Swimming Championships (IDM) finished four days of tough competition in Berlin, Germany, with athletes breaking multiple records along the way.From 28-31 May, a total of...
Swimming Closes Paralympic World Cup
Paralympic World Cup Begins in Manchester
Competitions have officially begun today at the 2009 BT Paralympic World Cup in Manchester, Great Britain.A total of over 400 athletes from 40 countries around the world will compete for 357 medals...
Paralympic Medallists to Compete in Manchester
Competing in their first international test since the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games, a total of 174 Paralympic medallists from around the world will be looking to continue the impressive form they...
Site Visit for 2011 Parapan American Games
This week, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) conducted a site inspection visit to the Organizing Committee of the Guadalajara 2011 Pan and Parapan American Games (COPAG).IPC CEO Xavier...
Final Days at Swimming Championships See More World Records
As the second half of the 2009 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships 25m in Rio de Janeiro starts to wind down, athletes are seeing an opportunity to break more World...
New World Records Set at Can-Am Open
From 10 to 13 July, several world records were broken at the Can-Am Open for swimmers with a disability. The Championships, which were the last opportunity for most teams and individuals to seriously...
Beijing Hopefuls Shine at Paralympic World Cup
The city of Manchester, Great Britain, hosted four major sporting competitions this past weekend, from 7 to 11 May, encompassing the 2008 Paralympic World Cup. The competition delivered an impressive...
Beijing 2008 Hopefuls Compete in Manchester
Some of the world’s best Paralympic athletes from the sport of Athletics, Cycling, Swimming and Wheelchair Basketball will gather in Manchester from 7 to 11 May for the fourth edition of the...
Fourth ASEAN Para Games Underway in Thailand
On 20 January, the fourth Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Para Games were opened with a colourful ceremony at the Grand His Majesty the King’s 80th Birthday Anniversary Stadium in...