Know your classification

To ensure competition is fair and equal, all Paralympic sports have a system in place which ensures that winning is determined by skill, fitness, power, endurance, tactical ability and mental focus, the same factors that account for success in sport for able bodied athletes. This process is called classification and Read more…

MEDIA STATEMENT – 2020 TOYOTA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED

Dear Partners, Sponsors, National Executive Committee Members, National Sport Conveners, Honorary Life Members, Provincial Chairpersons and Affiliates Following the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa of a state of national disaster due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 Toyota National Championships for the physically disabled will not go ahead as planned Read more…

PARALYMPIC HOPEFULS PEAKING

GAUTENG – South Africa’s track and field Paralympic hopefuls are peaking at just the right time.  Three world records were surpassed at the TuksAthletics stadium on Saturday the 7th of March at an AGN league meet however the records won’t be ratified by World Para athletics. Puseletso Mabote smashed the old Read more…