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Fearnley elected Vice Chairperson of IPC Athletes’ Council

Fearnley elected Vice Chairperson of IPC Athletes...

Multi-Paralympic and world champion Kurt Fearnley is taking on a new role as Vice Chairperson of the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Athletes’ Council. The Australia
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A Golden Haul 12 Years In The Making

A Golden Haul 12 Years In The Making

These days you’ll find Greg Smith taking Australia’s wheelchair rugby team through their strength and conditioning routines and mentoring the players about what it takes to suc
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The World Record That Wasn’t

The World Record That Wasn’t

Of Australia’s 135 Paralympic swimming gold medals, only one came at the 1972 Games in Heidelberg – and the athlete who won it was driven by a technical injustice. Eric Bou
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Paralympic Connect: powering our Team towards Tokyo

Paralympic Connect: powering our Team towards Toky...

When Paralympics Australia launched the Think Big Gold Medal Challenge with our Major Partner, Optus, in 2017, we could never have anticipated the impact it would have when the Aus
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Turning A Let Down Into A Launch Pad

Turning A Let Down Into A Launch Pad

The image suggests an almighty feat. Yet, approaching three decades since he lifted close to triple his bodyweight at the 1992 Barcelona Paralympics, Ray Epstein concedes it’s a
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AIS confirms funding boost for seven Paralympic sports

AIS confirms funding boost for seven Paralympic sp...

The Tokyo 2020 aspirations of seven Paralympic sports have been given a timely and important boost today by the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS). Paralympics Australia (PA) has
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