Mexico's Parapan American champion Eliezer Buenaventura claimed the gold medal in the F42-47 under-20 javelin competition as action concluded at the World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil in Switzerland today.
India's Beheraat takes gold at World Para Athletics Junior Championships after London disappointment
India's Jayanti Behera recovered from disappointment at last month's World Para Athletics Championships to win gold at the Junior edition in Nottwil in Switzerland today.
South Africa’s Ntando Mahlangu broke the men’s 100 metres T42 world record on another dominant day for the United States at the World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil in Switzerland.
The United States were the strongest-performing nation on the track today as action got underway at the World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Nottwil in Switzerland.
Rio 2016 silver medallist Mahlangu among leading names set to compete at World Para Athletics Junior Championships
Rio 2016 Paralympic silver medallist Ntando Mahlangu is among the leading athletes set to compete at the inaugural World Para Athletics Junior Championships, which are scheduled to begin in Nottwil in Switzerland tomorrow.
Namibia has been accepted as a developing member of the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS).
Paralympic and world champion Jason Smyth of Ireland is among the seven members named on World Para Athletics’ new Athletes Advisory Group (AAG).
UK Athletics has confirmed its interest in bidding for the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships, meaning London could potentially host the biennial event for a second consecutive time.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Akeem Stewart broke a 20-year-old men’s shot put F44 world record to claim his second gold medal of the World Para Athletics Championships, which concluded here today.
London 2017 co-chair Ed Warner has claimed the British Paralympic Association (BPA) and UK Athletics are both "extremely keen" for the city to bid for the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships.
Brazil’s Petrucio Ferreira dos Santos smashed his own men’s 200 metres T47 world record to claim a second gold medal of the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships on what was a memorable evening for hosts Great Britain.
Morocco’s Mohamed Amguoun broke his own world record as he defended the men’s 400 metres T13 title at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships here.
The United Arab Emirates’ Mohamed Alhammadi has pledged to present all his medals from the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships to the children of team-mate Abdullah Hayayei, who died last week while preparing for the event here.
Paralympic champion Georgina Hermitage defended her women’s 400 metres T37 title in a world record time on another memorable night for hosts Great Britain at the World Para Athletics Championships here.
Organisers of the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships and International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships here in London have been awarded a prestigious accolade for being recognised as having "Disability Confident Leaders" among their workforce.