34967
Official website of the Paralympic Movement

The IPC - What we do

International Federation

Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker

The IPC acts as the International Federation for ten sports which dates back to the origins of the IPC.

The federations are:

- World Para Alpine Skiing

- World Para Athletics

- World Para Biathlon

- World Para Cross-Country Skiing

- World Para Dance Sport

- World Para Ice Hockey

- World Para Powerlifting

- World Shooting Para Sport

- World Para Snowboard

- World Para Swimming

In its role as the International Federation, the IPC is responsible for the management and governance for the sports and fulfils the following roles:

- management of all technical aspects, such as rules, rankings, records and athlete classification

- supervision of World Championships and other competitions co-ordinating closely with local organising committees

- financial management and administration

- promotion and communication of each sport

It is the clear desire of the IPC, relevant stakeholders and IPC Sports representatives to transition these ten sports to independence.

LATEST NEWS
Abdellatif Baka breaking new ground 21.02.2019 Abdellatif Baka breaking new ground Nathan Torquato tops teenage invasion 21.02.2019 Nathan Torquato tops teenage invasion Al Ain 2019: Home joy on the range 21.02.2019 Al Ain 2019: Home joy on the range Para Parents: Daniel Dias 21.02.2019 Para Parents: Daniel Dias Prince George 2019: Fantastic four 21.02.2019 Prince George 2019: Fantastic four More news... following the link