Paralympic Games
The Paralympic Games is a major international multi-sport event, involving athletes with a range of physical disabilities, including impaired muscle power (e.g. paraplegia and quadriplegia, muscular d...
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Oscar Pistorius To Be Freed From Jail Next Week Amid Outcry Over Lenient Sentence
Six days from now, Oscar Pistorius will once again be free to visit Johannesburg where, once, he fired a weapon at Tasha’s restaurant and asked a friend to take the blame. A month later, he fired anot...
World Wheelchair and Amputee Games
The International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports (IWAS) World Games (or IWAS World Games) are a multi-sport competition for athletes with a disability, which under the former name of the International ...
Winter Paralympic Games
The Winter Paralympic Games is an international multi-sport event where athletes with physical disabilities compete. This includes athletes with mobility disabilities, amputations, blindness, and cer...
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International Paralympic Committee
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is an international non-profit organisation and the global governing body for the Paralympic Movement. The IPC organizes the Paralympic Games and functions...
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Paralympic symbols
The Paralympic symbols are the icons, flags and symbols used by the International Paralympic Committee to promote the Paralympic Games.
The Paralympic motto is "Spirit in Motion".The motto was int...
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List of paralympic athletes that have competed in the Paralympics and Olympics
This is a list of athletes who have competed in the Paralympics and Olympics.
Long before the Paralympics, American gymnast George Eyser, who had a wooden leg, competed at the 1904 Summer Olympics...
List of paralympic athletes that have competed in the Paralympics and Olympics - Wikipedia
Paralympic sports
The Paralympic sports comprise all the sports contested in the Summer and Winter Paralympic Games. As of 2016, the Summer Paralympics will include 22 sports and 526 medal events, and the Winter Paraly...
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Cheating at the Paralympic Games
Cheating at the Paralympic Games has caused scandals that have significantly changed the way in which the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) manages the events.Testing for performance-enhancing ...
Lists of Paralympic medalists
This article includes lists of all Paralympic medalists since 1960, organized by each Paralympic sport or discipline, and also by Paralympiad.
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List of multiple Paralympic gold medalists
This is a list of multiple Paralympic gold medalists, listing people who have won ten or more gold medals at the Paralympic Games.The Paralympics listed for each athlete only include games when they w...
List of Paralympic Games host cities
Since the Paralympic Games began in 1960, there have been 14 Summer Paralympic Games held in 14 separate cities and 11 Winter Paralympic Games held in 10 separate cities. Three cities have been chosen...
List of Paralympic Games host cities - Wikipedia
Summer Paralympic Games
The Summer Paralympic Games or the Games of the Paralympiad, are an international multi-sport event, where athletes with physical disabilities compete. This includes athletes with mobility disabiliti...
Summer Paralympic Games - Wikipedia
2012 Summer Paralympics opening ceremony
The 2012 Summer Paralympics opening ceremony was held on 29 August 2012, starting at 20:30 BST and marking the official opening of the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, England. The show – named Enli...
2012 Summer Paralympics opening ceremony - Wikipedia
Sebastian Coe
Sebastian Newbold Coe, Baron Coe, CH, KBE (born 29 September 1956), often referred to as Seb Coe or Lord Coe, is a British politician and former track and field athlete. As a middle-distance runner, C...
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International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation
The International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) is an international sports organization that governs sports for athletes with a disability.IWAS is headquartered at Stoke Mandeville S...
International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation - Wikipedia
Tajikistan at the Paralympics
Tajikistan made its Paralympic Games début at the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens, with a single representative (Parviz Odinaev) in powerlifting. Competing in the men's up to 60 kg category, Od...
2010 Winter Paralympics opening ceremony
The Opening Ceremony of the 2010 Winter Paralympics was held on March 12, 2010 beginning at 6:00 pm PST (02:00 UTC, March 13) at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.The event w...
2010 Winter Paralympics opening ceremony - Wikipedia
Vanuatu at the Paralympics
Vanuatu first competed at the Summer Paralympic Games in 2000, sending two athletes to compete in javelin events. The country was absent from the 2004 Games, returning to the Paralympics in 2008. Vanu...
Vanuatu at the Paralympics - Wikipedia
Chris Holmes (swimmer)
Chris Holmes, Baron Holmes of Richmond MBE (born 15 October 1971) is a former British swimmer and now life peer in the House of Lords. He won a total of nine gold, five silver, and one bronze medal at...
Chris Holmes (swimmer) - Wikipedia