British Judo will host the 2017 IBSA European Judo Championships from Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 August in Walsall at the University of Wolverhampton, Sports Complex.
Scotland continued their run of victories by comfortably defeating Norway by a score of 13-2.
Paralympic and World champion Will Bayley heads the list of athletes who will compete in the Para classes at the English National Championships in Nottingham tomorrow. The 29 year old men’s class 7 World number one will take on his British team mates Aaron McKibbin (class 8), Billy Shilton (class 8) and David Wetherill (class 6) in the men’s 6-8 event and has already been in winning form this season, completing a clean sweep in the class 7 singles, open standing singles and open standing doubles in the Draycott Para Open earlier this month.
Scotland’s wheelchair curlers are set to return to top flight action this weekend when the World Wheelchair Curling Championships get underway in South Korea (4-11 March).
Yule lifted 185kg at the at Fazza 2017 World Para Powerlifting World Cup, a Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games qualifier.
Welshman Paul Karabardak won gold in the men’s class 6 singles at the Lignano Master Open in Italy today and there were further medals for the British Para Table Tennis Team as Tom Matthews (men’s class 1), Sue Gilroy (women’s class 4-5), Martin Perry (men’s class 6) and David Wetherill (men’s class 6) all took bronze in their respective classes.
The National Paralympic Committees Chefs de Mission Seminar for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games is taking place at the Alpensia Convention Centre from 1 - 3 March and has welcomed over 90 NPC delegates on day one, including ParalympicsGB's Penny Briscoe.
Romford teenager Jack Stockdale made a winning start to his international career in Para table tennis by taking gold in the men’s class 10 singles at the Lignano Junior (U23) Open in Italy today.
Dr Nick Webborn has been elected Chair of the British Paralympic Association, today (Tuesday February 28), after the majority of BPA voting members cast their vote in favour of him.
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