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Limb Deficiency

Description: Athletes have total or partial absence of bones or joints as a consequence of trauma or illness or congenital limb deficiency.

Example: Traumatic amputation, amputation due to bone cancer, dysmelia.

Sports available:

Click on the sport for further sport-specific classification information.

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.

Sport
Archery Sitting Volleyball
Athletics Swimming
Badminton Table Tennis
Boccia Taekwondo
Canoe Triathlon
Cycling Wheelchair Basketball
Equestrian Wheelchair Fencing
Powerlifting Wheelchair Rugby
Rowing Wheelchair Tennis
Shooting

 

Paralympics Ireland

Irish Sport HQ
Sport Ireland Campus
Blanchardstown
Dubin 15
Ireland
D15 D462

Registered Charity Number (CRA)

20041700

CHY Number

13420

Company Registration Number

339700t

Paralympics Ireland Title Sponsor

Paralympics Ireland International Partners

Governing Bodies

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