2015-09-27 IFCPF delighted to announce hosts for tournaments in 2016 News
Earlier this year, the International Federation of CP Football invited member nations to submit bids to host the 2016 Pre-Paralympic Tournament and 2016 Intercontinental Cup Qualification Tournament, ahead of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Following a rigorous bidding process, conisdering a number of high [more...] 2016 Pre-Paralympic Tournament will take place in Salou, Spain 27th April to 8th May 2016 Intercontinental Cup Qualification Tournament will take place in Vejen, Denmark 26th July to 7th August (TBC) IFCPF would like to thank all members and organisations involved in CP Football for their hard work and dedication to provide such high qualitiy opportunities and tournaments for our athletes. We look forward to working with both Local Organising Committees and making [more...]
2015-09-03 Rio 2016 Paralympic Games - #1YearToGo News
On 7th September 2015 we are 1 year to go until the start of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Following the tremendous success of London 2012, Rio's 2016 tournament is eagerly awaited by all to see who will be the next Paralympic champions. The build-up to Rio, through a number of qualification tournaments, [more...]
2015-08-30 Site visit ahead of ASEAN Para Games in Singapore News
IFCPF Technical Director Tom Langen conducts Singapore site visit ahead of the ASEAN Para Games This two yearly event is the 8th edition and last time in Myanmar CP football was first on the program. From the 11 countries in the East Asian region 5 nations will compete in the CP Football event: Singapore, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia and for the first time Indonesia.
2015-08-20 August 2015: An inspirational month of CP Football News
August 2015 has been an important month for CP Football, including the inaugral 2015 CP Football World Championships Under 19 as a major step for the development of youth CP football and part of our important partnership with CPISRA. Also, the ParaPanAm Tournament in Toronto forms the final qualification stage for the 2016 Paralympic Games n Rio de Janeiro.
2015-08-20 Nottingham 2015 provides world class experience to almost 100 young footballers News
The first Under 19 CP Football World Championships The first Under 19 World Championship gave almost 100 new young athletes the experience to be involved in world class an international event and opened up a new pathway to their national team.
2015-08-17 Brazil wins 2015 Parapan Am News
Interesting competition The competition was very interesting, as USA had an unexpected performance (got only one point in the whole tournament) and Venezuela showed an impressive development compared to last year, during America Cup. We had some very thrilling matches, such as Canada - USA (2-1) and Venezuela - USA (1-1). The bronze medal match, [more...]
2015-08-10 TORONTO 2015 Parapan American Games News
The TORONTO 2015 Parapan American Games will take place from August 7 to 15. The TORONTO 2015 Games are funded by the Government of Canada, the Province of Ontario, as well as Lead Partner CIBC and other partners and sponsors. The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Organizing Committee (TO2015) is tasked with managing and delivering [more...]