Wheelchair Tennis

Parapan 101: Wheelchair Tennis

February 23, 2015 Torrance Ho 0

Wheelchair Tennis was created for individuals with lower body disabilities, and became popular in 1976. The sport was first introduced as a demonstration sport in the 1988 Summer Paralympics in […]

Boccia

Parapan 101: Boccia

February 6, 2015 Alexis Pastuch 0

Boccia is a sport that was originally created for individual with cerebral palsy. Individuals with physical disabilities now contest it at all levels. It officially […]

goalball

Parapan 101: Goalball

January 15, 2015 Torrance Ho 0

Goalball was originally created to help World War Two veterans with visual impairments during rehabilitation. It was eventually nominated as a demonstration sport at the 1976 Summer […]