Australian Paralympic Committee

At the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC), we help Australians with disabilities participate in sport and compete at the Paralympic Games through partnerships with governments, business, sporting bodies and the community.

 

Roller and Spinners coverage on Canberra

05-Aug-2013 12:00 AM
The Australian Rollers men’s national wheelchair basketball team and the Australian Spinners Under 23 men’s wheelchair basketball team converge on Canberra from tomorrow ahead of a busy schedule of international competition.

Aust's first Para-equestrian classifier appointed

02-Aug-2013 12:00 AM
Australia's Sharyn Gregory has been appointed as the FEI's Head Classifier for Para-Equestrian.

More medals on final day of track and field

29-Jul-2013 12:00 AM
Unbelievable gusty conditions have not deterred Rheed McCracken (Qld) from winning SILVER and Angela Ballard (NSW) and Carly Salmon (NSW) BRONZE on the final day of in-stadium competition at the IPC Athletics World Championships.

Kellerman joins the big league

29-Jul-2013 12:00 AM
A star on the rise, Australian wheelchair tennis player Adam Kellerman advanced to the singles semi-final at the Belgian Open on the weekend but was unable to overcome the strength of eventual tournament winner Fernando Gustavo to progress to the final.

Reardon & O'Hanlon World Champions

27-Jul-2013 12:00 AM
It has been an amazing day at the IPC Athletics World Championships, with the Australian Flame winning two GOLD medals in sensational circumstances.

Silver lining for Ballard

26-Jul-2013 12:00 AM
The Australian team has won four more medals on Day 6 of competition at the IPC Athletics World Championships, with Angela Ballard (NSW) taking home SILVER in the women’s T53 wheelchair 100m and Michael Roeger (SA), Kath Proudfoot (ACT) and Rheed McCracken (Qld) all winning BRONZE.

Gold number two for O'Hanlon

25-Jul-2013 12:00 AM
Dual Paralympic champion Evan O’Hanlon (NSW) is once again the toast of the IPC Athletics World Championships after he won a second GOLD in the men’s T38 cerebral palsy 200m.

Three more silver & two bronze to Australia's tally

24-Jul-2013 2:21 PM
The Australian team have capped off a successful day at the IPC Athletics World Championships by adding two SILVER and two BRONZE to their continually growing medal tally on Day 4.

Skis like the wind

15-May-2013 12:00 AM
Australian Paralympic alpine skiers Toby Kane, Cameron Rahles-Rahbula and Mitchell Gourley know that less than a second can stand between a gold medal and a place outside the top five when it comes to a Paralympic alpine skiing race.

Hartung made Officer of the Order of Australia

18-Apr-2013 5:00 PM
Australian Paralympic Committee President Mr Greg Hartung has been made a prestigious Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) at an official investiture ceremony at Canberra’s Government House today. Governor-General of Australia, Her Excellenc

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At the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC), we help Australians with disabilities participate in sport and compete at the Paralympic Games through partnerships with governments, business, sporting bodies and the community.

Australian Paralympic Committee

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