Pope Francis has wished good luck to everyone competing at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games during his weekly general audience in St Peter’s Square in the Vatican City.
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ParalympicsGB have added a further seven athletes to their team for next month’s Games in Rio de Janeiro following the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) decision to impose a blanket ban on Russia at the event.
Panasonic has been appointed as the latest Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Gold Partner, the highest tier of the domestic sponsorship programme.
"Record" for single day sale of Rio 2016 Paralympic tickets hailed as interest grows following Olympics
Record numbers of tickets have reportedly been sold for next month’s Paralympic Games over the last three days as interest grows following the Closing Ceremony of the Olympics.
Four-time world champion Tully Kearney has been forced to withdraw from Great Britain’s swimming team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games due to a shoulder injury.
Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games gold medallist Bruno Garneau has been added to Canada’s boccia team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, it has been announced.
Dailymotion will stream more than 680 hours of action from next month’s Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after the company signed an agreement with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Benin’s Paralympic Committee (BPC) are seeking to find up and coming athletes in the country by conducting a talent identification programme.
Reigning world and Paralympic champion Pattaya Tadtong is the headline name in the BC1 individual boccia competition at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games next month.
Five-time Paralympic champion Yunidis Castillo has targeted four gold medals at next month’s Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, after receiving support from the Agitos Foundation.
Russia remain banned from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed their appeal against their suspension by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
A new website has been launched by the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation (IWBF) for next month's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
U.S. Paralympics have named their largest-ever delegation for a Paralympic Games with 267 athletes due to represent the country in Rio de Janeiro next month.
A new set of classroom activity plans designed to generate enthusiasm for next month's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been launched by the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC).