Great Britain’s boccia stars got their Seville World Open campaign off to a memorable start on day one of the action in Spain.
Two-time Paralympic champion David Smith will lead the British charge at the Boccia World Open in Seville this week.
‘Paralympic champion Ellie Simmonds’ is a description that has been used for close to a decade but ‘Ellie Simmonds: Intrepid traveller’ is perhaps more fitting this year.
A total of eight Paralympic champions headline a 26-strong British Para-Swimming squad heading to Mexico in September for the World Championships.
Great Britain’s paratriathletes produced strong performances to win two gold, four silver and a bronze medal in the final World Paratriathlon Series (WPS) race of the season in Edmonton, Canada. Gold medals came from Iraq veteran, Steve Crowley, and former England Cerebral Palsy footballer, Ryan Taylor.
Paralympic silver medallist Scott Quin (SB14, Warrender Baths) claimed gold in the men’s MC 100m Breaststroke final on the third night of the British Summer Championships in Sheffield.
Sainsbury’s has renewed its successful partnership with the British Paralympic Association (BPA) for the next four years, including both the PyeongChang 2018 and Tokyo 2020 Games.
Paralympic champion Eleanor Robinson (S6) impressed the Sheffield crowd as she secured the Women’s MC 50m Butterfly title on day two of the British Summer Championships 2017.
Thomas Hamer (City of Manchester Acquatics) and Ollie Hynd (Nova Centre) both broke world records on the opening night of the British Summer Championships 2017 in Sheffield.
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