2016-08-30 Mehdi Jemali nominated for the Allianz Athlete of the Month for August 2016 News
Jemali scored 12 goals overall at the 2016 International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football (IFCPF) World Championships Qualification Tournament, helping Iran take the gold medal and secure their place for the 2017 World Championships.
2016-08-25 The IPC selects Dailymotion to live stream 680 hours from Rio 2016 Paralympics News
Around 680 hours of coverage from 13 sports will be live streamed on 15 High Definition (HD) channels on the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) website Paralympic.org during the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
2016-08-24 Brazilian Kids To The Paralympics #filltheseats News
The Olympics are over for another four years but there is more magic to come. The Paralympics open in Rio on September 7th - but they need your help.
2016-08-23 Rio2016 Football 7-a-side vacant slots News
Following the decision of CAS to dismiss NPC Russia's appeal of the IPC decision to suspend its membership, there are now 14 vacant slots in our Paralympic tournament. The IPC has sole discretion to fill the vacant slots and there is no appeal of this decision (page 9 of the Rio Qualification Guide). The matter is out of IFCPF's hands.
2016-08-23 MEDIA ALERT: The CAS dismiss appeal by the Russian Paralympic Committee News
The IPC suspended the Russian Paralympic Committee on 7 August for its inability to fulfil its IPC membership responsibilities and obligations.
2016-08-23 Reflections - Ben Roche News
A child is born is born with Cerebral Palsy every 15 hours in Australia, with only 50% making it to their 18th birthday. 1 in 2 is in chronic pain. 1 in 3 cannot walk. 1 in 5 cannot talk. My name is Ben Roche. I am 27 years old, born with Cerebral Palsy and I play for the [more...]