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Paralympic Torch Relay Places up for Grabs as IPC Launches New Website

February 10th, 2012

To mark 200 days to go until the start of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, the IPC is launching a new-look website…

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Decaesstecker Wins Belgium’s Prestigious Award for Top Para-Athlete

February 10th, 2012

Swimmer Sven Decaesstecker has been announced as the recipient of National Trophy Victor Boin 2011…

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British Wheelchair Basketball Proud to Announce New Sponsorship

February 10th, 2012

Standard Life has signed a partnership with British Wheelchair Basketball to be the official sponsor of the GB Men’s and Women’s teams and their home games.

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WADA President Calls for Code Support

February 9th, 2012

WADA President John Fahey has called on Anti-Doping Organizations (ADOs) worldwide to support the World Anti-Doping Code…

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Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee Gives Start To Mass Volunteer’s Recruitment

February 9th, 2012

Two years before the start of the Games, the Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee has announced its volunteer recruitment program.

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London 2012 volunteers among 10,000 for orientation training at Wembley Arena

February 7th, 2012

The first orientation training event for 10,000 London 2012 Games Maker volunteers and Games time employees took place…

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Six Paralympians Up for Monday’s Laureus World Sports Awards

February 7th, 2012

The world’s top para-sport stars will be in London on Monday evening (6 February) for the 2012 Laureus World Sports Awards…

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IPC Releases Shortlist for January Athlete of the Month

February 7th, 2012

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced its shortlist for January’s Athlete of the Month award.

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Pistorius Wins Laureus World Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability

February 7th, 2012

South African “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius picked up the coveted 2012 Laureus World Sportperson of the Year with a Disability Award…

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Paralympic Education Programme Takes Exciting New Step

February 4th, 2012

The ongoing education of Australians on the value of Paralympic sport is about to be revolutionized.

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