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Los Angeles 2024, USOC Officials Rule Out Bidding for 2028 Games

Los Angeles and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) have warned that they have no interest in bidding for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic...

Athlete Says Her Life is a ‘Ticking Time Bomb’ While Defending TV Show Participation

Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox has defended her decision to participate in Channel 4’s winter sport series The Jump, despite the safety risks, because she...

Alcott Rewarded for Superb Year by Topping Wheelchair Tennis Quad World Ranking

Australian Dylan Alcott has added further gloss to a season crowned by Rio 2016 Paralympic gold by being confirmed as the year-end quad singles...

Invictus Games to Fund Study of Impact of Sport on Injured Military Personnel

The Organizing Committee of the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto will fund a research study examining the role of adaptive sport in the rehabilitation...

Syrian Refugee Al-Hussein Wins Human Rights Award After Competing for Independent Paralympic Athletes’ Olympic...

Syrian refugee Ibrahim Al-Hussein, who competed in swimming at Rio 2016 as part of the Independent Paralympic Athletes’ (IPA) Team, has received a human...

US Olympic Committee to Increase Pay for Medal Winners at Major Competitions

American athletes are set to see their accomplishments recognized more than ever as the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is increasing its Operation Gold...

Fencer and Paralympic Snowboarder Among Winners of USOC Awards

Paralympic snowboarder Mike Minor, fencer Anna van Brummen and the women’s ice hockey team have scooped the United States Olympic Committee’s (USOC) Best of...

Para-Swimming World Series to be Launched in 2017

A new Para-swimming World Series is set to be introduced next year, offering athletes the chance to compete in a dedicated circuit for the...

Masters Claims Gold at IPC Para Nordic World Cup After Switching from Bike to...

Oksana Masters went from the bike to the skis in fine style as she claimed gold at the opening International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Para...

Los Angeles 2024 Officials Reveal Proposed $5.3 Billion Olympic and Paralympic Budget

Los Angeles 2024 have revealed a proposed budget of $5.3 billion should they be successful with their bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games,...

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