British Paralympic Events for Blind and Partially Sighted Competitors

Blind & VI Paralympic Events

British Paralympic Association Events for Blind and Partially sighted competitors as of February 2019

Winter:

Para Alpine Skiing – Include VI – B1, B2, B3

Read more about Para Alpine Skiing here!

Para-Nordic Skiing – Include VI – B1, B2, B3

Read more about Para-Nordic Skiing here!

 

Summer:

Cycling – Include VI – B1, B2, B3 (Tandems)

Read more about Cycling here!

Equestrian – Include VI – B1, B2

Read more about Equestrian here!

Football 5-a-side – Include VI – B1 only

Read more about Football 5-a-side here!

Goalball – Include VI – B1 only

Read more about Goalball here!

Judo – Include VI – B1, B2, B3

Read more about Judo here!

Para athletics

– Include VI – B1, B2, B3 (running and jumps T11,T12,T13  – Throws F11,F12F,13)

Read more about Para athletics here!

Para Swimming

– Include VI – B1, B2, B3 (S/SB 11, S/SB 12, S/SB 13)

Read more about Para-Swimming here!

Rowing

– Include VI – B1, B2, B3 (Coxed 4 boat, 2 rowers can be VI)

Read more about Rowing here!

Shooting Parasport – No VI categories

(but this is now a world championship event for VI)

Read more about Shooting Parasport here!

Triathlon – Include VI – B1, B2, B3

Read more about Triathlon here!

 

Paralympics Event that do not yet have Blind or VI categories

 

Winter:

Para Ice Hockey – No VI categories

Read more about Para Ice Hockey here!

Para Snowboard – No VI categories

Read more about Para Snowboard here! 

Wheelchair Curling – No VI categories

Read more about Wheelchair Curling here! 

 

SUMMER:

Archery – No VI categories

 Read more about Archery here!

Boccia – No VI categories

Read more about Boccia here!

Canoe – No VI categories

Read more about Canoe here!

Para Powerlifting – No VI categories

Read more about Para Powerlifting here!

Table Tennis – No VI categories

(Showdown is not yet a Paralympic event)

Read more about Table Tennis here!

Sitting Volleyball – No VI categories

Read more about Sitting Volleyball here!

Wheelchair Basketball  – No VI categories

Read more about Wheelchair Basketball here!

Wheelchair Fencing – No VI categories

Read more about Wheelchair Fencing here !

Wheelchair Rugby – No VI categories

Read more about Wheelchair Rugby here!

Wheelchair Tennis – No VI categories

( This year will be the 3rd international tennis event in Spain which not yet included in the Paralympics)

Read more about Wheelchair Tennis here!

 

 

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