You are here

The Paralympic Games 2016 Rio

The Paralympic Games 2016 Rio

Over 4,000 athletes are competing in the first edition of the South American Paralympic Games.


09/07/2016 00:00


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|09.18.16
In numbers
The Paralympic Games will feature:
  • 23 sports
  • 528 events
  • 21 venues
  • 176 countries

Team Refugees

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has said that a team of refugee and asylee Para athletes will compete under the Paralympic flag as the Independent Paralympic Athletes (IPA) Team.

  • Extensive information about the Games can be found on the official website here.

About event


E-Newsletter subscribe