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Paralympic President Pays Tribute to Late Physicist Hawking

International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has paid tribute to British scientist Professor Stephen Hawking, who has died at the age of 76. Hawking,...

McKeever Becomes Canada’s Most Decorated Winter Paralympian of All Time

Brian McKeever became Canada's most decorated Winter Paralympian of all time today after securing his 14th medal with victory in the men’s 20 kilometer...

U.S. Dominates Snowboard Cross at Winter Paralympics

The United States collected six medals on a frantic day in the snowboard cross competition at the Jeongseon Alpine Center. Paralympic debutante Brenna Huckaby recovered...

South Korean President Declares Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympics Open

South Korean President Moon Jae-in officially declared open the Winter Paralympic Games here this evening after a vibrant and colourful ceremony that emphasized passion...

Egypt NPC President Honored for Inspiring Women in Paralympic Movement

The President of the Egyptian National Paralympic Committee (NPC), Hayat Khattab, has been rewarded by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) for her "efforts and...

Officials Eye Audience Records for Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympics

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) believes that the upcoming Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang are set to break previous broadcasting records. At least 100 countries...

Medalists and Military Veterans Boost US Paralympic Team for Pyeongchang 2018

The United States has confirmed a 74-strong team for next month's Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympics that contains 41 returning Paralympians who have won a combined...

North Korea Invited to Participate in First Winter Paralympic Games

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has invited North Korea to participate at Pyeongchang 2018, which would be the country's first-ever Winter Paralympic Games. The National...

‘Disability isn’t Bad… – It is Cool’ Says World Record Holder

World Para-athletics champion sprinter Sophie Kamlish admits her school days were not the happiest but hopes things are have improved for youngsters with impairments...

Ceremony Marks Completion of Pyeongchang 2018 Athletes’ Villages

A special ceremony took place today to recognize the completion of construction on the Athletes' Villages for the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games.The...

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