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The week ahead in disability sport: July 14 to July 20

Three people Grant Philip, Colin Philip and Jill Philip at the Auckland airport. Image credit: Paralympics New Zealand

In the week ahead, several events are taking place in disability sport, including shooting’s world championship, and the conclusion of the men’s IWBF’s men’s world championships.

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Shooting

 

Wheelchair basketball

 

Wheelchair Rugby

  • The Korea Wheelchair Rugby National Championship take place in Gumi, South Korea from the 17th until the 20th.
  • The Summer Slam 2014 starts starts on Friday and end on Saturday at the  Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex, Jacksonville, FL.  The event is a 50 Person Quad Rugby Round-up.

 

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2533 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees.

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