Over 7,00 children have taken part in the National Paralympic Athletes' Day organised by the Brazilian Paralympic Committee (CPB).
Nancy GillenFollow @Nancy_Gillen
Recent articles by Nancy
Australian Daria Gavrilova stunned 2017 French Open champion and 10th seed Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia to reach the second round of the Wuhan Open in China.
A new partnership between fast food company Tim Hortons and Hockey Canada has been announced.
Six-time Olympic medallist Bode Miller is among the eight new inductees into the US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame, it has been announced.
Tickets for next year's International Netball Federation World Cup in Liverpool have gone on sale.
Multiple Paralympic champion McKeever named Winter Male Athlete of the Year at Canadian Sport Awards
Canada's most decorated Winter Paralympian Brian McKeever has been named Winter Male Athlete of the Year at the Canadian Sport Awards in Ottawa.
The new flagship initiative of the Harvey Norman Para Sport National Development Programme, the Paralympics New Zealand Pathway to Podium camp, has been successfully launched in the country.
The 2018 International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Goalball European Championships B is due to begin tomorrow in Chorzow, in Poland.
Japan's Naomi Osaka beat Czech Barbora Strýcová to go through to the semi-finals of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
North and South Korea will march and compete together at October's Indonesia Asian Para Games in Jakarta, it was announced today.
Standings at South America’s first International Hockey Federation (FIH) Hockey Open Series in Santiago in Chile are becoming clearer after the third day of matches.
Four-time Olympic medallist Andrea Fuentes of Spain has been named as the new head coach of the United States senior national synchronised team.
Camila Giorgi of Italy stunned Dane Caroline Wozniacki in the second round of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
Competition at the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Weightlifting Championships in Biala Podlaska, Poland began today.
Spain pipped Japan to the top of the medal podium in the Aloha Cup at the 2018 International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games in Tahara in Japan.