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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paralympic_Games

The Paralympic Games is a major international multi-sport event involving athletes with a range of disabilities, including impaired muscle power impaired ...

www.paralympic.org/the-ipc/history-of-the-movement

The four international organisations experienced the need of coordinating the Games so they created the "International Co-coordinating Committee Sports for ...

www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/ouch/2012/08/best_of_men.html

Aug 15, 2012 ... The first Paralympic games took place in Rome in 1960 but the idea for a parallel games for disabled people was born 12 years earlier, right ...

www.olympic.org/paralympic-games

The Paralympic Games have always been held in the same year as the Olympic Games. Learn about the history, key players, global governing body and more.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/medal-quest/past-games

What are the Paralympic games? A brief history of the olympic games for athletes with disability.

www.disabled-world.com/sports/paralympics

Jan 25, 2016 ... The Paralympic Games are multi-sport disability events for athletes with physical mental and sensorial disabilities.

shirazsocialist.wordpress.com/2012/08/24/ludwig-guttman-inventor-of-the-paralympics

Aug 24, 2012 ... His name was Ludwig Guttman; he was a pioneering German-Jewish neurosurgeon and he invented the Paralympics, Guttman knew that sport ...

www.independent.co.uk/sport/olympics/paralympics/paralympics-2016-how-the-paralympic-games-came-to-be-a7228761.html

Sep 6, 2016 ... The latest instalment of the Paralympics rolls round to Rio on Wednesday ... was home to the first Paralympic Games created by Dr Guttman for ...

paralympics.org.uk/games

Today the Paralympic Games is the biggest multi-sport event for disabled athletes in the world. Participation spans 160 countries and covers six classification ...