Paralympics

British hope Reid through to face world number one at Wheelchair Tennis Masters

By Daniel Etchells

Gordon Reid meets world number one Shingo Kunieda in the semi-finals of the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters ©James JordanGreat Britain's Gordon Reid set up a semi-final clash with world number one Shingo Kunieda after a gutsy three-set win against France's Nicolas Peifer on day three of the Wheelchair Tennis Masters in London.

Para-taekwondo targeting Tokyo 2020 following successful European Championships

By Daniel Etchells

Chungwon Choue, WTF President, has high hopes for Para-taekwondo ©WTFWorld Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President Chungwon Choue is hopeful Para-taekwondo will earn its place on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic programme following the successful conclusion of the European Championships in Belek.

IPC Athletics Grand Prix series to cover all five continents for first time in 2015

By Daniel Etchells

The 2015 IPC Athletics Grand Prix series will cover all corners of the globe ©Getty ImagesThe International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix series will be held across all five continents for the first time next year following the addition of a new event in Oceania.

Boccia Federation open event bids for Paralympic year

By Daniel Etchells

BISFed are due to stage four events in 2016 ©BISFedCountries interested in hosting events in the run-up to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are being invited to bid by the Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed), it has been announced. 

Straight sets wins for Lapthorne and Reid at Wheelchair Tennis Masters

By Emily Goddard

Andy Lapthorne defeated Lucas Sithole 7-5, 6-1 in today's action at the Wheelchair Tennis Masters ©James JordanGreat Britain's Andy Lapthorne and Gordon Reid claimed straight sets wins on day two of the Wheelchair Tennis Masters at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on London's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Truesdale defends title as Russia dominate at European Para-Taekwondo Championships

By Paul Osborne

Amy Truesdale wins gold at the European Para-Taekwondo Championships in Belek ©FacebookWorld and Commonwealth champion Amy Truesdale has added a another gold to her growing list of accolades as she continued her incredible season at the European Para-Taekwondo Championships in Belek.

Whiley defeats world number one Kamiji on opening day of NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters

By Emily Goddard

Jordanne Whiley has continued her amazing year with a top seed defeat on day one of the Wheelchair Tennis Masters ©NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters/FacebookGreat Britain's Jordanne Whiley secured a shock victory over world number one Yui Kamiji of Japan as the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters opened today at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.

Sunset+Vine to work alongside Channel 4 for coverage of Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

By Paul Osborne

Channel 4 has handed Sunset+Vine the production contract to its live coverage of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games ©Channel 4Channel 4 has awarded the production contract to its live coverage of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games to Sunset+Vine.

Scotland to host international inclusive skating competition

By Emily Goddard

The international Inclusive Skating competition will take place in Scotland next year ©Inclusive Skating/FacebookScotland has been awarded the hosting rights of next year's international Inclusive Skating tournament following funding from the National Lottery's Awards for All programme.
Page 1 of 397