Do the Paralympics take place in the same place as the Olympics?
The 1988 Summer Paralympics were the first to be hosted in the same venues (and thus use the same facilities) as the Olympics of that year. Since then, all Paralympic Games are now held in the same city that hosted the Olympics, with a two-week gap between each.
Where will the 2024 Paralympics be held?
Where is the headquarters of IOC?
What disabilities are in the Paralympics?
Paralympics welcomes athletes from six main disability categories: amputee, cerebral palsy, intellectual disability, visually impaired, spinal injuries and Les Autres (French for “the others”, a category that includes conditions that do not fall into the categories mentioned before).
Where did Olivia Breen go to school?
Since those amazing days of the Paralympic Games Olivia’s life has completely changed. She was awarded a Sky Academy Athletic Scholarship in August 2013 and as a result she moved to an athletics academy in St Albans which is attached to Oaklands sixth form college and to her coaches Jonas and Julie Dodoo.