The rearranged 2019 World Para Swimming Championships will take place in London, Great Britain, from 9 to 15 September, World Para Swimming has announced. The London Aquatics Centre, located on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, played host to the swimming events at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, and will once again welcome the best in the world later this year.
With the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games opening in just over 500 days’ time, the IPC has announced the creation of its first official video game, with the aim of boosting the popularity of Paralympic sports.
The 2019 World Para Dance Sport Championships are coming to the home of the Paralympic Movement in Bonn, Germany. From 29 November – 1 December, more than 210 athletes from 20 countries will light up the dance floor in the former German capital.
The Netherlands’ Lisa Bunschoten has been voted the Allianz Athlete of the Month for March after securing her first major career titles.