When and where was the first Paralympic Games held?

When and where were the Paralympic Games held?

Paralympic host cities

Year City From
2020 Tokyo 25 August 2021
2022 Beijing 4 March
2024 Paris 28 August
2026 Milan-Cortina d’Ampezzo 6 March

What is the history of Paralympic Games?

The Paralympics developed after Sir Ludwig Guttmann organized a sports competition for British World War II veterans with spinal cord injuries in England in 1948. A follow-up competition took place in 1952, with athletes from the Netherlands joining the British competitors.

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