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2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympics Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World 2016 Rio de Janeiro - Summer Games category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympics Publications

2017-03-16 : Rio 2016 Paralympics Had Over 4.1 Billion TV Viewers : IPC announces Rio 2016 Paralympic Games were the most viewed in history attracting a record cumulative audience of more than 4.1 billion people.

2016-09-30 : Have We Just Witnessed the Greatest Paralympics Ever : The RIO 2016 Paralympic Games were highly successful in terms of exciting sport, high ticket sales, full stadiums and great TV coverage.

2016-09-19 : #FilltheSeats Campaign Helped Many Enjoy the RIO 2016 Paralympics : FilltheSeats helped ensure many school children in Brazil who might not have the resources to enjoy the games were able to.

2016-09-08 : Symbols of Ability: Paralympians Record Video Blogs Relating to Rio 2016 Paralympic Games : Paralympians record exclusive behind the scenes video blogs in lead up to and during the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

2016-09-06 : Record Number of Countries to Broadcast Rio 2016 Paralympics : Rio 2016 Paralympic Games will be covered by television, radio and online outlets in a record 154 countries between 7-18 September.

2016-08-24 : Rio Paralympic Games Broadcasts: Live Stream from Rio 2016 Paralympics : Coverage of sports will be live streamed on 15 High Definition channels during Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

2016-08-19 : 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games Will Take Place as Planned : IPC announces RIO 2016 Paralympic Games will take place as planned, despite major budget cuts.

2016-08-05 : Rio 2016 - Refugees to Compete in Independent Paralympic Athletes Team : Refugee and asylee Para athletes to compete as part of Independent Paralympic Athletes Team at Rio 2016 Paralympics.

2016-04-05 : Rio 2016: The Paralympian - Special Preview Edition : IPC special Rio 2016 preview edition of The Paralympian magazine profiles several of the athletes going for gold in Rio.

2016-03-07 : Rio 2016 Paralympics Will Grow Disability Awareness in U.S. : Rio 2016 Paralympic Games will grow disability awareness in the United States and educate population regarding extraordinary abilities of disabled athletes.

2016-03-06 : Rio 2016 Paralympic Games: 6 Months to Go : Monday 7 March marks six months to go to Opening Ceremony of RIO 2016 Paralympics in Maracana Stadium.

2016-02-28 : Rio 2016 Paralympics: Social & Digital Media Guidelines : IPC Social and Digital Media Guidelines for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games encourages athletes, staff, broadcasters, sponsors and attendees to embrace social media.

2016-01-15 : Rio 2016 Paralympic Games: List of Athletes to Watch : International Paralympic Committee list of athletes to watch for Rio 2016 Paralympics.

2015-09-05 : Rio 2016 Paralympic Games: One Year to Go : Rio 2016 Paralympics will be a record breaking success that will transform Latin America.

2015-07-31 : Charlotte, North Carolina Selected for 2016 U.S. Paralympic Team Trials : Charlotte, North Carolina has been selected as the site of the 2016 U.S. Paralympic Team Trials for cycling, swimming and track and field.

2014-11-12 : IPC Pleased with Progress Made by Rio 2016 Paralympics : International Paralympic Committee pleased with significant progress made by Rio 2016 Organizing Committee following completion of Project Review.

2014-09-08 : Ottobock Announced as Official Prosthetic, Orthotic and Wheelchair Technical Services Provider for Rio 2016 Paralympics : Ottobock Healthcare has announced that it will be providing technical service for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

2014-09-07 : Rio 2016 Games Vital to Paralympic Movement : IPC President Sir Philip Craven states the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games success is vital to continued growth of the Paralympic Movement.

2010-12-15 : Para-canoe and Para-triathlon in Rio 2016 Paralympic Summer Games : Para-canoe and para-triathlon sports added to the Paralympic Program for Rio 2016 Summer Paralympics.

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