It has been announced that Vladimir Lukin has been re-elected as President of the Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) following an election conference in Podolsk.
Putin sends message of support to Russian Paralympic athletes as they face threat of missing Pyeongchang 2018
Vladimir Putin sent a message to attendees of the Russian Paralympic Committee’s (RPC) "Return to Life" awards ceremony, held at the Korolosky Concert Hall in Moscow, as fears grow that the country's athletes will be banned from Pyeongchang 2018.
Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) President Vladimir Lukin has admitted that some of the criteria the body must fulfil to ensure the reinstatement of its International Paralympic Committee (IPC) membership remains in the "solution phase".
Anna Antseliovich, the acting director general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), has resigned.
The representative of the Belarusian delegation who carried a Russian flag during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games has had his accreditation cancelled by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed several International Federations have argued against the suspension of the country’s team from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Opening Ceremony of their alternative competition in Moscow.
A German court has turned down an attempt from 10 Russian athletes to overturn their ban from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, which are due to begin here on Wednesday (September 7).
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has been asked to help get Russia's ban from next month's Paralympic Games overturned.
Russia's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has called the decision by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to ban his country's competitors from Rio 2016 as "beyond belief".
Russia intends to appeal “in the near future” against today’s confirmation here by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) that all their competitors will be banned from the Paralympics due to take place here from September 7 to 18.