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2016 Rio Paralympics
The 2016 Summer Paralympic Games will be the fifteenth Paralympics and will take place between 7 and 18 September. They will be held in Rio, Brazil.

Paralympic Games - Wikipedia

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The Paralympic Games is a major international multi-sport event involving athletes with a range ..... Trischa Zorn of the United States is the most decorated Paralympian in history. She competed in ...

Paralympics History - History of the Paralympic Movement

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Paralympics history begins in Rome, Italy in 1960 where the first Paralympic Games were held. The Games are now the 2nd biggest sporting event in the world.

History of the Paralympics | Medal Quest | PBS

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

History of the Paralympic Games and the Great Britain Paralympic ...

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

Paralympic Games - Olympics

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History arrow; Paralympic Games arrow; International Paralympic Committee arrow ... In the same year, the first Paralympic Winter Games took place in Sweden.

History - Team USA

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History of the Paralympic Movement. Following World War II, traditional methods of rehabilitation could not meet the medical and psychological needs of large ...

BBC SPORT | Other sport... | Paralympics | History of the Paralympics

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Jul 6, 2004 ... The Paralympics have come a long way from its humble beginnings as a rehabilitation programme for British war veterans with spinal injuries.

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Jan 15, 2013 ... On July 29, 1948, the day of the Opening Ceremony of the London 1948 Olympic Games, Dr. Ludwig Guttmann organized the first competition ...

History of the Paralympic Games - Topend Sports

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Information about the Paralympic Games History from the first event in 1948.