|Description: Athletes have a restriction or a lack of passive movement in one or more joints.
Example: Arthrogryposis, contracture resulting from chronic joint immobilization or trauma affecting a joint.
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Having an eligible impairment is not enough to be considered eligible for Para sport. Athletes also must meet the minimum impairment criteria for the sport which is set by the International Federations and aims to define how severe an impairment must be for an athlete to be considered eligible.