The British Paralympic Association has issued a statement on the IPC’s decision, announced today.
Claire Harvey, who was announced in the track and field team for ParalympicsGB last week, has had to withdraw from the team due to injury.
Meet the final two riders that will make up the ParalympicsGB cycling team at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Kadeena Cox and Louis Rolfe will both now make their Paralympic debuts at the Rio 2016, and Cox is believed to be the first British athlete set to compete in two sports at a Games since 1992.
As official airline provider to ParalympicsGB and Team GB British Airways is inviting the public to choose the name of the official aircraft bringing the athletes home from the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer.
Jordanne Whiley made it back-to-back British Open Wheelchair Tennis Championships women’s singles titles on the penultimate day of play at Nottingham Tennis Centre after beating Dutchwoman Aniek van Koot 6-3, 6-0.
Two track and field athletes have been added to the ParalympicsGB team for Rio.
Wimbledon champions Gordon Reid and Jordanne Whiley both made smooth progress at the British Open Wheelchair Tennis Championships on the first day’s play at Nottingham Tennis Centre.
Meet the 41 athletes added to the line-up for track and field in Rio as a number of Paralympic, World and European medallists were selected to ParalympicsGB.
Alison Patrick and Andy Lewis have been crowned ITU Paratriathlon world champions in Rotterdam. The Great Britain team also won a silver and bronze medal, but saw Lauren Steadman crash out on the bike with seven weeks to go until the sport makes it’s debut at the Rio Paralympic Games.
After a record-breaking evening last night the Muller Anniversary Games, there were further history book moments at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as the world’s best para-athletes stepped up their preparations for the Paralympic Games in Rio.
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