The technical director of the Para-athletics Federation of Nigeria (PFN) has urged athletes to increase their training ahead of Rio 2016.
France’s Bruno Jourdren, Eric Flageul and Nicolas Vimont-Vicary are targeting a hat-trick of victories in the sonar class at the Para World Sailing Championships, which are set to take place from November 27 to December 3 in Melbourne, Australia.
China’s Dandan Hu improved her own world record in the women’s up to 45 kilogram event to win gold at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Powerlifting European Championships, which are taking place in the Hungarian city of Eger.
Russian doping tests at Sochi 2014 Paralympics "suspicious" compared with those from other countries, claims Norwegian skier
Russians at the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympics undertook doping tests in different rooms to athletes from other countries, and were only held for three-to four minute intervals, a top Norwegian skier has claimed as suspicion grows over illegal drug-use during the Games.
Australian duo seek to continue winning streak in SKUD18 fleet at 2015 Para World Sailing Championships
Australia’s Dan Fitzgibbon and Liesel Tesch are targeting success in front of their home crowd at the 2015 Para World Sailing Championships as the reigning Paralympic champions build towards defending their title at Rio 2016.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has voted to establish a new independent group - the Association of Paralympic Sports Organisations (APSO).
Training for more than 50 alpine skiing officials has taken place in Pyeongchang ahead of the Winter Paralympics in 2018.
The United Kingdom’s first and only mass-participation disability series has been recognised for its inaugural event "Para Tri" at the Event and Visual Communication Association (EVCOM) LIVE Awards in London.
A host of Paralympic and world medallists are expected to compete in the 2.4mR class at the upcoming International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Para World Sailing Championships, due to get underway on Saturday (November 28).
Kinoplex has been named the official cinema of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, which will see the Brazilian chain carry campaign videos for the event in its theatrical screenings.
The Swedish Paralympic Committee (SPC) has named two athletes and one team who will compete for the nation at Rio 2016 as part of its pre-selection process.
Paralympic swimming champion Ollie Hynd has visited one of his local schools in Britain to attempt to encourage youngsters to get involved in sport ahead of Rio 2016.
The recent Rio 2016 boccia test event took place “without faults" - it has been claimed - despite the tournament being staged at a different facility to the Paralympic Games competition venue.
Wheelchair fencer Gabi Down of Britain, who competed for her nation at London 2012, has announced her retirement from the sport aged just 17 due to a persistent wrist injury.
American Michael Minor and Dutch duo Lisa Bunschoten and Chris Vos all ended the opening International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Snowboard World Cup competition in style by clinching their second victories of the event in Landgraaf, The Netherlands.