IPC appoints Egoli to unleash the potential of digital content archive

The International Paralympic Committee has appointed egoli Media, which will improve content, increase accessibility and create new and better storytelling opportunities for National Paralympic Committees. Egoli Media will use Artificial Intelligence software to digitise and automatically log, tag and categorise all IPC-owned content, which will allow faster access to footage from previous and future Paralympic […]

IPC Responds to Decision of WADA regarding Russian Federation

The International Paralympic Committee have issued a statement regarding the WADA decision regarding the suspension of Russian athletes from competition up to 2022 and including the 2020 Paralympic and Olympic Games. Read the full statement below: The IPC acknowledges today’s decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee.   Those responsible for the manipulation […]

London to Host Para Swimming World Championship

World Para Swimming have today confirmed that London will be the host city to the postponed Para Swimming World Championships. The London Aquatics Centre will be the host venue for the championships and will be a familiar setting for some as it hosted the Para Swimming events at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. The World […]

IPC Website Revamp

The International Paralympics Committee are embarking on a full revamp of their website and they need the help of para-athletes. Please follow this link to their survey and help the governing body for Paralympic Games to make their website the best resource that it possibly can be.  Click HERE to fill out the survey

Ireland’s Eimear Breathnach announced as candidate for IPC Athletes’ Council elections 2016

Two-time Irish Paralympian in table tennis and current Vice President of Paralympics Ireland, Eimear Breathnach, has been nominated as a candidate for the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Athletes’ Council at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. The elections for the six summer sport representatives will take place between September 5th and 16th in the Paralympic Village […]