Lest we forget.
Lest we forget
What a race and what a finish from the Big Three in wheelchair marathon!

Rio 2016 co-captain and five-time Paralympian Kurt Fearnley has finished in third place at the London Marathon, just ONE second behind winner David Weir. Read more about Kurt's bronze medal win here: bit.ly/Fearnley-London
Carolyn Rosenbrock
History has been made! Spencer Cotie has won Australia’s first ever singles medal in boccia, BRONZE in the BC3 class at the BISFed Asia Regional Open!

With a silver and bronze medal haul by our BC3 and BC4 pairs, the entire Australian boccia team will bring home a medal! Congratulations to all.
History has been made Spencer Cotie has won Australias first ever singles
Gavin Stewart
Ian Nicholls
Julia Preston
A team of 20 will represent Australia at the World Para Swimming Championships in Mexico City this September, with a bevy of Paralympic gold medallists leading the way.

Read the full line up here: bit.ly/MexicoCity2017
Australian Dolphins Swim Team
A team of 20 will represent Australia at the World Para Swimming
Marayke Caroline Jonkers
Glenn Dean
Dave W Edwards
Australia has smashed the ITTF Oceania Regional Para Championships in Fiji, winning SIX gold, FOUR silver and THREE bronze medals, plus TWO gold medals in the team events!

Table Tennis Australia
Australia has smashed the ITTF Oceania Regional Para Championships in Fiji winning
John Sherriff
Rosika Haultz
Josie Leigh
Four boccia athletes will represent Australia at the first international tournament of the Paralympic cycle, the BISFed Asia Regional Open.

Leading the way for Australia will be Rio 2016 Paralympian Daniel Michel and Jean-Paul La Fontain. bit.ly/BocciaDubai
Four boccia athletes will represent Australia at the first international tournament of
Glynis Smalley
Tania Spencer
Julie Nelson
TWO WORLD RECORDS!!!

Rio Paralympic gold medallist Rachael Watson has smashed the world record in the 50m freestyle S4, while four-time Paralympian Matt Levy has set a new record in the 200m freestyle S7 at the Australian Swimming Championships!

Australian Dolphins Swim Team
TWO WORLD RECORDS Rio Paralympic gold medallist Rachael Watson has smashed the
John Flower
Toni Jones - Bojic
Judy King
Some fantastic results from the Aussies at the first World Paratriathlon Event of the year up on Saturday, with Bill Chaffey and Emily Tapp receiving the first nominations for Australian Team for next year's Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games! bit.ly/ChaffeyTapp

Triathlon Australia
Some fantastic results from the Aussies at the first World Paratriathlon Event
Belinda Jo Peel
Helen Vickery
Helen Austen
The Ken Sowden Cup is coming back to Australia!

The Aussie Steelers wheelchair rugby team now hold an unbeatable 3-1 lead in their five-match series against New Zealand in Christchurch.

The Cup is ours! More: [ Bit.ly Link ]
The Ken Sowden Cup is coming back to Australia
Tash Hayles
Allison Walker
Susan Brennan
Our Australian Wheelchair Rugby Team, the Steelers, have begun their five-match series against New Zealand in fine style, winning the first two matches today in Christchurch.

With three matches still to play over the next two days, the Steelers need just win more win over the Kiwis to secure the Ken Sowden Cup.

LET'S GO STEELERS! More: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Our Australian Wheelchair Rugby Team the Steelers have begun their fivematch series

NZ series win within reach of Aussie Steelers | Australian Paralympic Committee

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Ian Simpson
Miriam Lawler
Daniela Monardes
Australia's Paratriathletes are in full force this weekend with the Gold Coast World Paratriathlon Event taking place tomorrow!

The first of the 2018 Commonwealth Games selection races, two automatic qualification spots will be up for grabs for the PTHC athletes. Good luck to those competing! [ Bit.ly Link ]

Triathlon Australia
Australias Paratriathletes are in full force this weekend with the Gold Coast
Jodi Bennett
Brett Dorizzi
Lesley Warren
Happy International Day of Sport for Development and Peace! Read on to find out how the APC is driving the development of the Paralympic movement in Oceania, including the support of Para-sport at the 2019 Arafura Games - bit.ly/IDSDP2017 #IDSDP2017

Peace and Sport
Happy International Day of Sport for Development and Peace Read on to
Belinda Jo Peel
Cameron Ward
Nicole Turnbull
One year to go until the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games! With the largest Para-sport programme in Commonwealth Games history, why wouldn't we be excited?!
Renee Ford
Isis Holt and James Turner have been named Athletics Australia's Female and Male Para-athletes of the Year respectively for their stellar achievements in Rio! Congratulations to both.
Isis Holt and James Turner have been named Athletics Australias Female and
Cindy Sharp
Liz McIntosh
Michelle Butler
From one sport to two. Paralympic gold medallist in canoe Curtis McGrath - Athlete shares his story about testing new waters in the sport of rowing in time for the #SIRR17 Nationals this week.
Richard Cordukes
Dual Paralympic Games silver medallist Isis Holt has made a strong start to her week of racing at the 2017 Australian Athletics Championships in Sydney, clinching sprint double GOLD on day three. Read more: bit.ly/sprint-double

Athletics Australia World Para Athletics
Dual Paralympic Games silver medallist Isis Holt has made a strong start
Michelle Butler
Trish Rodgers
Robyn Patullo
Congratulations to Rio 2016 Paralympian and Aussie Rollers team member Tom O'Neill-Thorne who has been named the Northern Territory's Sportsperson of the Year! bit.ly/ONeillThorne

Basketball Australia
Congratulations to Rio 2016 Paralympian and Aussie Rollers team member Tom ONeillThorne
Shirley Lew Fatt
Justina Cross
Teri Cubillo
#APCOnThisDay: Today marks 25 years since Paralympic legend Michael Milton won Australia's first Winter Games gold medal. Hear from him as he recounts the historic moment.
Trish Rodgers
Georgie Swan
That's a wrap! The Paralympic Games World Cup season for our Winter Para-athletes has come to a close and we now look ahead to the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Games. Hear from our athletes and coaches as they gear up for a huge year ahead.
Ice Sports Victoria
Michele Menso
George Baska
Some sensational results from our Para-triathletes at the OTU Oceania Championships over the weekend, including a come back from 5-time World Champion Bill Chaffey.

Read on for more: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Triathlon Australia
Some sensational results from our Paratriathletes at the OTU Oceania Championships over
Sue Ambagtsheer
Helen Vickery