Photo: The women's national team of the Netherlands after their World Cup victory in 2018 in Hamburg, Germany.; Copyright: MSSP Michael Schwartz / Uli Gasper

2019 Wheelchair Basketball Euros hosts named

19/10/2018

The 2019 men's and women's wheelchair basketball European Championships will come to Poland and the Netherlands, respectively. The competition will serve as a qualifying tournament for Tokyo 2020.
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Photo: Snowboarder in winter; Copyright: panthermedia.net/yanlev

Snowboard meets the desert!

12/10/2018

The snowboard season will kick off in the most unexpected of places in less than a month’s time – the desert! Dubai, United Arab Emirates, will host an official winter sport competition for the first time when the world’s best riders compete in the opening World Cup from 7 to 8 November.
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Photo: Photographer at Wheelchair Basketball World Championship 2018 in Hamburg/Germany; Copyright: Andi Weiland | www.gesellschaftsbilder.de

UK Athletics presents best practice with disability photographers

04/10/2018

Number of professionals covering events like UK Athletics has increased since 2011. Sports photographers with disabilities were the focus at UK Athletics last week as the governing body marked National Inclusion Week in Great Britain.
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Photo: The Beethoven monument in front of the Postamt in Bonn, Germany; Copyright: panthermedia.net/jorisvo

Bonn to host 2019 IPC General Assembly

17/09/2018

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will host its 2019 General Assembly in its home city of Bonn, Germany, as part of celebrations to mark the organisation’s 30th anniversary.
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Photo: Young woman with a camera outdoors; Copyright: panthermedia.net/lzf

Enter EDF's 'Picture Equality' Photo Competition 2018!

14/09/2018

The theme of the competition is Equality and Inclusion of persons with disabilities. This theme must be implemented into the photo submissions. Feel free to be creative and unique. However, do not stray away from the goal of the theme. Photos which are not relevant will not be considered for the competition.
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Photo: Sitting volleyball match between Germany and USA at the Paralympics 2016; Copyright: Andi Weiland | Gesellschaftsbilder.de

Tokyo 2020: Record number of sports to be broadcast live

07/09/2018

A record 16 disciplines from 14 sports will be available for Rights Holding Broadcasters to show live from the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has revealed.
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