Paralympic & IPC Swimming

World Para Swimming Announces 2019 World Series Stops

The World Para Swimming World Series will stop in eight countries in 2019.

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6-Event Para Swimming World Record Holder Jonathan Fox Retires

Earlier this year, Fox was reclassified from S7 to S8 and was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.

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USOC Increases Paralympic Medal Payouts to Match Olympics

The new award amounts will be retroactively handed out to medalists from the 2018 Winter Games.

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IPC Still Weighing Reinstatement of Russian Paralympic Committee

The IPC has released its reaction to WADA’s decision to reinstate RUSADA.

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Koreas to Have Joint Opening Parade, Swim Team at Asian Para Games

North and South Korea are planning to compete as one nation in swimming and table tennis at the upcoming 2018…

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Swimming Australia Names Brendan Burkett Paralympic Head Coach

The 1996 Paralympic gold medalist will assume his new role October 1st.

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Leslie Appointed New Zealand Para Swimming Development Coordinator

Swimming NZ (SNZ), in partnership with Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ), is delighted to announce the appointment of triple Paralympic gold medalist and world record holder Cameron Leslie to the new role of National Para Swimming Development Coordinator.

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U.S. Para Swimming Names Paralympian Erin Popovich Associate Director

14-time gold medalist Erin Popovich will take over for Jamie Martin, who has been promoted to work for the larger U.S. Paralympic organization.

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International Paralympic Committee Releases Annual Report for 2017

The IPC released an update on last year’s progress toward its overall stated goals.

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Paralympic Champ Roy Perkins Wants Misclassification Treated like PEDs

Six-time Paralympic medalist Roy Perkins can no longer, in good conscience, advise young disabled people to go into swimming.

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Five Swimmers Named Finalists for USOC’s Best of August Awards

Five swimmers were among the 13 finalists announced by the United States Olympic Committee for the Team USA Awards Best of August , which recognize the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes from the last month.

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Simone Barlaam Wraps 2018 Para European Champs with World Record

2018 WORLD PARA SWIMMING ALLIANZ EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS August 13th-19th, 2018 National Aquatic Centre, Dublin, Ireland LCM Live Results The seventh…

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Record-Medaglie-Emozioni.Nuoto Paralimpico Italiano Sul Tetto D’Europa

CAMPIONATI EUROPEI NUOTO PARALIMPICO Dublino 13/19 Agosto National Aquatic Centre Programma gare Live Streaming Risultati Alla fine lo sport, tutto…

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Fantin, Bruinsma, Boki Continue WR-Setting Swims at Para Euros Day 6

2018 WORLD PARA SWIMMING ALLIANZ EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS August 13th-19th, 2018 National Aquatic Centre, Dublin, Ireland LCM Live Results The penultimate day…

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Europei Nuoto Paralimpico: Italia Da Record. Mai Così Tante Medaglie

CAMPIONATI EUROPEI NUOTO PARALIMPICO Dublino 13/19 Agosto National Aquatic Centre Programma gare Live Streaming Risultati “La disabilità è solo una…

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