Ipc To Open Paralympic Museum In Tokyo

IPC to open Paralympic museum in Tokyo

The International Paralympic Committee will open its first museum on athletes and the history of the Paralympic movement.

The museum will be located at the COREDO Muromachi Terrace commercial complex in Tokyo's Nihonbashi district.

Ipc Warns Of Exclusion Of Wheelchair Basketball

IPC warns of exclusion of wheelchair basketball

The International Paralympic Committee has warned that it may exclude wheelchair basketball from the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

The committee said on Friday that the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation has not complied with the rules regarding the classification of athletes' disabilities.

Ipc President: Para-marathon Okay In Tokyo

IPC President: Para-marathon okay in Tokyo

Amid concerns over high summer heat when holding the 2020 Para-marathon in Tokyo, the head of the International Paralympic Committee has expressed confidence, citing analysis of weather data.

Organizers have decided to move the Olympic marathon in early August to the northern city of Sapporo.

Ipc Chief: No Problems With 2020 Paralympic Medals

IPC chief: No problems with 2020 Paralympic medals

The head of the International Paralympic Committee has dismissed South Korea's claim that the medals for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics should be changed because their design allegedly resembles the "Rising Sun" flag.

IPC President Andrew Parsons spoke with reporters on Thursday after meeting in Tokyo with delegates of the nations and territories that will take part in the games.

Ipc Approves Bulk Of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Venues

IPC approves bulk of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics venuesThe International Paralympic Committee on Friday gave its approval to 19 of the 22 Tokyo 2020 venues, with IPC President Sir Philip Craven applauding the fact that many Paralympic Games venues are the same as those being used at the Olympic Games.