2019 World Para Athletics Marathon Championship Roster Announced

2019 World Para Athletics Marathon Championship roster announced for Team USA Track & Field By Melissa Zhang   U.S. Paralympics, announced the 10 athletes to compete at the 2019 World Para Athletics Marathon Championships. The roster includes five men and five women and features a range of experience and talent, including 16-time world champion Tatyana McFadden […]

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NWBA 2019 Team USA Men’s Initial Roster

The NWBA has announced the initial selection of athletes for the 2019 U.S. Men’s National Wheelchair Basketball Team   Online Exclusive posted Tuesday, January 8, 2019 – 9:14am By NWBA Staff The initial selection was made at the conclusion of the Toyota Team USA Men’s Selection Camp, a four day camp at the Olympic Training […]

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Team USA Breaks Records at Paralympics Swimming National Championships

The 2018 U.S. Paralympics Swimming Para National Championships took place this weekend in Tucson, Ariz.   Online Exclusive posted Monday, December 17, 2018 – 11:00am   Athletes from all over the world came to compete at the 2018 U.S. Paralympics Swimming Para National Championships this weekend at the Oro Valley Aquatic Center in Tucson, Ariz. […]

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Paralympic Winter Games Recap Day Two

After two days at the Paralympic Winter Games, America is in the lead with nine medals and staying hungry for gold   Online Exclusive posted Sunday, March 11, 2018 – 6:47pm By Josh Eisenberg Recap Day Two: Four New Shiny Medals for USA   It was a warm day today full of turns and new […]

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Paralympic Winter Games Open

Opening Ceremony Dazzles With Passion for Movement   Online Exclusive posted Saturday, March 10, 2018 – 10:29am By Wheelchair Sports Federation Staff The cold, foggy night was unable to stop the party that was forthcoming when a cast of thousands in attendance were watching from inside the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, while the rest of the […]

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Paralympic Winter Games Coverage

More than 250 hours of Paralympic coverage planned from PyeongChang, South Korea   Online Exclusive posted Tuesday, March 6, 2018 – 10:48am NBC Olympics will present comprehensive and unprecedented coverage of the 2018 Paralympic Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, beginning this Friday, March 9, with the Opening Ceremony at 6 a.m. ET on NBCSN, as part of […]

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History of the Paralympics

The Paralympic Games are the third largest sporting event in the world.   Online Exclusive posted Wednesday, February 28, 2018 – 1:50pm There is one name that every adaptive athlete in the world should know, and that’s Dr. Ludwig Guttmann. Dr. Guttmann was the head of the Stoke-Mandeville Hospital’s Spinal Injuries Unit in England in the […]

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