12/04/2017The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has published its Accessibility Guidelines which aim to ensure the Olympic and Paralympic Games in three years' time are fully inclusive and accessible to everyone.
05/04/2017Only 7 premier league clubs have stadiums that provide the recommended fully accessible toilets for disabled fans, according to a new 'Toilet League Table' released by learning disability charity Mencap.
03/04/2017Seventeen German summer and winter sport Para athletes will benefit from new funding designed to help them find a better balance between work and training.
22/03/2017The Games reached a cumulative TV audience of more than 4.1 billion people in more than 150 countries. The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games were the most viewed in history attracting a record cumulative audience of more than 4.1 billion people.
13/03/2017Older adults with higher levels of physical activity have pain modulation patterns that might help lower their risk of developing chronic pain, reports a study in PAIN®, the official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP).
06/03/2017The European Disability Forum (EDF), the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the Association of Commercial Television in Europe (ACT) have made a common proposal to improve the accessibility of audiovisual media services for persons with disabilities.