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PARALYMPICS: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

  On the same day as opening ceremony of the Olympic Games London 1948 a sports event was being held north of the English capital in a village near the town of Aylesbury called Stoke Mandeville. As a sports event it was nothing special. There were two ‘teams’ comprising 14 Read more…

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Aiming to beat the odds

  Hi! I am Mandilené Hoffmann …  a 14-year-old young lady from Pretoria and currently classified as an F 44 athlete, prematurely born at 34 weeks, with EZH 2 Overgrowth syndrome, which is a very rare syndrome. My syndrome is a super nova, newly identified syndrome within this syndrome, with Read more…

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Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

With the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games underway our para athletes are making there final preparations before they start competing. Para Swimming: Kaleb VAN DER MERWE – Men’s SB8 100m Breaststroke Heat 1 at 7th April at 10:59 (02:59 SA Time) Men’s SB8 100m Breaststroke Final at 21:16 (13:16 SA Time) Christian Read more…

By Reinhardt Hamman, ago
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What’s your Story

Are you an athlete with a disability? Do you want to share your story? SASAPD Sport Magazine are calling for athletes with a disability to contact us so we can share your story with South Africa and the rest of the world. Email us on media@sasapd.org.za

By Reinhardt Hamman, ago
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Exciting Announcement

  We have seen the Rio2016 Paralympic Games come and go. Only 3 years remain till the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games. SASAPD are excited to be making a big announcement. It will be the first of its kind for SASAPD and we hope that it will make a big impacted Read more…

By Reinhardt Hamman, ago