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Wheelchair Sports: News and Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Wheelchair Sports 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.

Publication List

2015-08-04 : Wheelchair Dance Sport Rules Update - IPC : IPC Wheelchair Dance announce changes to 2014 - 17 rulebook, including athlete eligibility, general rules for freestyle, showdance and judging criteria.
2013-04-29 : Wheelchair Dancing: Information and Overview of Types of Dance : Information regarding wheelchair dancing a sport that continues to grow in popularity around the world.
2012-01-18 : Wheelchair Basketball - Inclusion of Able-bodied Players on the Team has Advantages : Reverse integration in wheelchair basketball is where able-bodied athletes join athletes with disability to play competitive sport on one team.
2011-04-03 : Wheelchair Basketball: Learning the Rules and Gameplay : Information on playing wheelchair basketball as a sport including learning the rules and scoring of the game in different countries.
2011-04-03 : Wheelchair Rugby: Rules & Information : Information and rules for wheelchair rugby a team sport for athletes with a disability and a Paralympic sport.
2011-04-03 : Wheelchair Curling Information : Wheelchair curling is an adaptation of curling for athletes with disability governed by the World Curling Federation and is one of the sports in the Winter Paralympic Games.
2009-01-13 : Playing Wheelchair Basketball for Sport : Wheelchair basketball as a sport is one option available to those with a disability.
2009-01-13 : Popular Wheelchair Sports : Most wheelchair sports are adapted from the normal sports with some modifications in the rules and regulations.
2008-12-11 : Wheelchairs and the Sports Lover : Just because you are in a wheelchair does not mean you can not enjoy the competitiveness and just all around fun playing sports.

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