Para Snowboard Classification
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Para Snowboard Classification

The process of classification in snowboard is broken down into four stages: eligibility based on medical records, physical assessment, technical assessment and observation in competition. Eligible impairments include: impaired muscle power, range of motion, coordination and limb loss. Medical records are submitted to prove their impairment in their arms or legs and then the athletes […]

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Best seats in the house for Paralympics GB hopefuls

Wheelchair basketball is a very dynamic sport and the players will manoeuvre incredibly quickly with versatility around the court to the point where they’ll tilt backwards, they’ll roll over, they’ll bump into the floor and each other. As Professor Mike Caine explains, wheelchair basketball is not for the fainthearted. It’s fast, rigorous and tough. Mike […]

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Success of PyeongChang Winter Paralympics by numbers
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Success of PyeongChang Winter Paralympics by numbers

The curtain came down on the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games with Sunday evening’s closing ceremony,… but the success of the nation’s first Winter Paralympics will be remembered for a number of special reasons. From record tickets sales to South Korea’s first gold medal,… Lee Seung-jae takes a look back at a Games that exceeded […]

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