Paralympics

Parent Category: Sports
This category is for questions about the Paralympics, which is a multi-sport event for persons with physical and visual disabilities.
The Paralympic Games started on July 29, 1948.
28 events are in the paralympic games!
The Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Paralympic Games is on Wednesday , 29 August 2012
A sport product is something that makes a sport unique and different form other sports. For example: ultimate frsibee is a self-refereed sport even at international level
Paralympics is for disabled people and Olympics is for people without disabilities.
yes, they are and they take place in London this year. =)
Every 4 years, alternating summer and winter.
Paralympics are for physically disabled or blind athletes.
paralympics, is a sport which gives decabled people to still be able to do sport; because they have as much rights as us...
The opening ceremony takes place on March 12 2010 and they will compete until the closing ceremony which is on March 21 2010
The London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Act 2006 received Royal Assent on 30 th March 2006
Yes, there are just no scrubbers.
Yes it is true. The paralympic games are usually held a week or two after the main Olympic games wrap up. They are usually held in the same city using many of the same venues. For example the Olympic Schedule would look something like this. 2010 Vancouver Olympic winter games - February ...
Jamie Stirling is not disabled he is just a guide in the paralympics. He helps the paralympicans (in skiing) train and go down the hill in the paralympics.
It is a girls name.
They follow on, normally a couple of weeks later, but using the same facilities.
The Paralympic games are competitions between athletes who arephysically disabled, including amputees, paraplegics, andoccasionally quadriplegics.
disabled people who have had a disesee in there body and they have had to get it took out by have there leg or arm took away also people have to wear masks when they are blind.
Wheelchair curlers use the same rocks and play on the same ice as regular curlers, but they deliver the rocks, often by pushing them with a delivery stick, from a stationary position. The other major difference is that there is no sweeping, so once the stone has been thrown, there is no way to...
They are disable competitors Some have metal legs Some have metal arms And some just have wheelchairs Lots and lots and lots of people support them
The parolympics is a competiton held in either the summer of winter for people with a physical or visual disability.
becaause its good in it
In a crib like all other babies.
Olympic July 27 - August 12 / Paralympic 29 August - 9 September
the paralympic were invented in 1948 on the 28th of july by a neurosurgeon named Sir Ludwig Guttman.
There is wheel chair bascketball
Go to Wikipedia and search under Paralympic Symbols. It has a good description of the flag/logo and some historical background information about it and other paralympic symbols.
Paralympic Games . The Summer Games of 1988 held in Seoul was the first time the term "Paralympic" came into official use. The Paralympic Games are a major international multi-sport event where athletes with physical disabilities compete; this includes athletes with mobility disabilities,...
yes yes it is fyi she is 19 now and very cute
Tanni Grey Thompson the British Paralympian http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/other_sports/disability_sport/3692832.stm
The lightest shot is 4.4 pounds and has a diameter of 80 to 90 millimeters. The heaviest shot weighs 16 pounds and has a diameter of 110 to 130 millimeters. There are sizes in between. The size used by the athlete is determined by age and gender. Additionally, athletes with significant...
james is the one who made paralympics cause he is cool but not with his glasses.
I pretty sure it is around 16 Sorry if i'm wrong...
Gold: 4 Silver: 7 Bronze: 7 TOTAL: 18
Great Britain won 42 gold medals in 2008 Paralympic games.
it is for disabled people so they don't miss out the fun of Olympics
They ran from 29th August 2012 to 9 September 2012.
what equipment needed for the football paralympic
I had polio as a child, but started swimming at the age of 13 years old, I swam in 2 paralympics in 1964 and 1968 and won 5 gold and 1 silver, with 5 world records. I retired for 38 years, but returned to swimming and joined Masters Swimming Australia in 2006. Since then I have lost 16 kilos, and my...
she hasn't died yet
The motto is that everyone is equal and that no one is more special that others. We are all the same.
Cycling and swimming are two of the varied games included in theParalympics.
Answer . Dr Ludwig Guttmann in 1948
Reece Pitten ron walley Matthew Polix Answer Originator for Paralympic Games was Dr Ludwig Guttmann in 1948 for British veterans with spinal cord injuries who were patients at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, near Aylesbury, north west of London, UK.
Place the rack at the foot spot of the table. . Insert the 1-ball at the corner of the rack touching the foot spot. Place two balls other than the 9-ball behind it, touching tightly. . Put the 9-ball behind the two balls and place one ball on each side of it. Place the remaining 3 balls in the rack...
people with somthing wrong with them
The Olympics for disabled people.
It is a special event for the disabled people.