Brazil has announced that its under construction National Paralympic Centre is nearing completion.
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven has praised plans unveiled by Rio de Janeiro’s Mayor Eduardo Paes, which aim to improve accessibility at major tourist attractions ahead of next year’s Paralympic Games.
British Paralympic Association to host sport test activity in Belo Horizonte as Rio 2016 preparations continue
The British Paralympic Association (BPA) is hosting sport test activity in Belo Horizonte over the next week in a bid to acclimatise ParalympicsGB athletes to Brazil as they prepare to compete at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Tickets have now gone on sale across Brazil for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games following celebrations marking One Year To Go.
A national tour is set to take place in Canada with the aim of promoting Paralympic sport in the country ahead of Rio 2016.
Paralympics Ireland have released a specially commissioned video to celebrate the one year to go milestone until Rio 2016.
Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) have marked the One Year To Go milestone until Rio 2016 by launching a long-term campaign titled “Spirit of Gold”, a scheme aiming to increase awareness and raise funds to support athletes ahead of the Games.
Sir Philip targets record-breaking television audience for Rio 2016 Paralympics as One Year To Go celebrations held
Sir Philip Craven has targeted achieving a cumulative television audience of four billion for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games on a day of celebrations marking exactly one year until the Opening Ceremony.
Sir Philip confident polluted Rio 2016 venues will be "fit for purpose" with Paralympic Games just over a year away
Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), has claimed the Rio 2016 competition venues in Guanabara Bay and the Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas will be "fit for purpose" come next year’s Games.
A Paralympic festival will be held alongside the iconic Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas on September 7 to mark One Year To Go until the start of Rio 2016, it was announced today.
More than 1,000 local residents turned out for a wheelchair basketball event in Tokyo today to mark five-years-to-go until the 2020 Paralympic Games begin in the Japanese city.
Tickets for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games to cost as little as $3 as record 3.3 million set to go on sale
A record total of 3.3 million tickets for 23 sports for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are due to go on sale on September 7 to mark exactly One Year To Go until the Opening Ceremony in the Maracanã Stadium, it has been announced.
Tokyo 2020 to stage wheelchair basketball event to mark five years to go until Paralympic Games begin
Tokyo 2020 have announced they will stage a wheelchair basketball event to celebrate five years to go until the Paralympic Games come to the Japanese capital city.
Motoring giants BMW North America have announced plans to develop a new racing wheelchair for the United States team at next year’s Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced it is welcoming proposals for research projects to be carried out at Rio 2016.