David Sanz-Rivas, captain of the Spanish wheelchair tennis team at the last five Paralympic Games, will be a keynote speaker at this year’s VISTA conference in Girona, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced.
A total of six countries will take part in this year's Asian Blind Football Championships in Tokyo, it has been announced.
Australia’s Dylan Alcott moved to the top of the quad singles world rankings for the first time after claiming victory at the BNP Paribas Open de France title in Antony, Paris.
A donation of ¥10 million (£520,000/$810,000/€730,000) has been made to launch The Nippon Foundation Paralympic Support Center, a new initiative designed to try to ensure that Japan's athletes are successful at Tokyo 2020.
A successful Japanese training course passing new powerlifting referees fit to officiate at national-level competitions has been hailed as a way to raise the profile of the sport ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.
America's Pruitt and Norman break world records at Indianapolis International and Fast Cow Invitational
America’s Austin Pruitt and Grace Norman produced world record performances at the Indianapolis International and Fast Cow Invitational.
Russia edged Ukraine to a successful defence of their Cerebral Palsy Football World Championship final, taking a 1-0 victory in front of a near-capacity crowd at St George's Park in Burton upon Trent in England.
Athlete interests and brand growth prioritised in new International Paralympic Committee strategic plan
A new four year strategic plan has been published by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), aiming to "consolidate the growth of the Paralympic Games, increase global participation in Para-sport and improve the recognition and value of the brand".
Two moments of individual brilliance helped hosts England to a 2-0 win over Ireland to ensure a fifth place finish on the penultimate day of the Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships at St George’s Park in Burton upon Trent
Buchi named United States’ men’s wheelchair basketball head coach for 2015 Kitakyushu Champions’ Cup
Matt Buchi has been appointed head coach of the United States’ men’s wheelchair basketball team for the 2015 Kitakyushu Champions’ Cup in Japan, the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) has announced.
Ten-time Paralympic medallist Kirsten Bruhn has been elected as the new chair of the Board of trustees of the German Disabled Sports Association (DBS).
Australia have announced a 20-strong men’s squad for the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) Asian Oceania Zonal Championship, due to held in Japan from October 7 to 18.
Russia and Ukraine set-up repeat of London 2012 final with contrasting Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships wins
Ukraine will face Russia in the final of the Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships after each won their respective semi-finals in contrasting fashion at St George's Park in Burton upon Trent in England.
Brighton, Nottingham and Plymouth are set to hold celebration events on National Paralympic Day in Britain and several medallists have called for the public to come out to show their support on July 25.
Scotland, Venezuela and Canada winners on classification day at Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships
Scotland, Venezuela and Canada were the three winners on a day of classification matches at the Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships at St George’s Park in Burton upon Trent.