U.S. Paralympics and Paralyzed Veterans of America Partner to Create Handcycling Program for Injured Military

A grant from the U.S. Paralympic Military Program, a program of U.S. Paralympics’ designed to assist in the rehabilitation process for injured service men and women, will help support the partnership … [Read more...]

USOC Names Craig Griffin Associate Director of Paralympic Cycling High Performance

In this role, Griffin will direct the training and competition preparation of the U.S. Paralympics Cycling National Team, a group that won fourteen medals at the recently completed 2008 Paralympic … [Read more...]

Debut 2008 Paralympic Games Highlights Show

"NBC and GE’s broadcast of the 2008 Paralympics provides all Americans an opportunity to be introduced to some outstanding performances and amazing role models that represented the U.S. at the 2008 … [Read more...]

Jeff Skiba Makes History in Paralympic High Jump

"The seven foot barrier is one of those magical markers like the four-minute mile that represents a very select ‘club’ of incredible athletes," said Troy Engle, Associate Director and Head Coach, … [Read more...]

Jeff Underwood as Chef de Mission for 2008 Paralympic Games

"Jeff Underwood is an outstanding representative of the Paralympic Movement and our nation as Chef de Mission for the 2008 Paralympic Games," said Charlie Huebner, USOC Chief of Paralympics. "His … [Read more...]

Arizona or Bust! 2008 U.S. Paralympic Trials

The track at Arizona State University should prove to be great training ground for athletes, as it was recently resurfaced with the exact materials used to build the track that athletes will be racing … [Read more...]

UNH Hosts Paralympic Academy For Youth with Physical Disabilities

DURHAM, N.H. – Youth with physical disabilities can sample cross country skiing, alpine skiing, sled hockey and quad rugby at New England’s first Paralympic Academy, hosted by Northeast Passage at the … [Read more...]

Webcast of the 2006 IPC Athletics World Championships

ASSEN, The Netherlands – Paralympic track & field fans around the world will be able to watch, for the first time ever, footage from the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Athletics World … [Read more...]

U.S. Athletes Gear Up for 2006 IPC Athletics World Championships

Athletes to Watch on Sunday In the ambulatory division, Paralympian April Holmes (Chula Vista, Calif./Somerdale, N.J./women’s T44), will be running the women’s 400m, a race in which she currently … [Read more...]