Regional Eligibility Workshop – Mexico

26th February 2011

The 3rd Regional Eligibility workshop will be held in Chihuahua City, Mexico and is open to Inas member nations, National Paralympic Committee representatives, National Eligibility Officers, club officials, psychologists and anyone else involved in the Inas eligibility process.

Application pack


 

Classification system for Paralympic swimming confirmed

23rd February 2011

The Classification Rules and Regulations for swimmers with an intellectual disability (S14)  can be now found on the IPC Swimming website, together with details of classification opportunities ahead of the 2012 Paralympic Games.

Inas would like to thank everybody involved in the research project  and congratulate the research team on the publication of the qualification system.


 

IPC call for broadcaster to be sacked

15th February 2011

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC), led by its President Sir Philip Craven, has said it is ‘utterly disgusted’ by comments made by ‘broadcaster’ Michael Laws on New Zealand based RadioLive and called for the radio station to terminate his employment.


 

Registration forms available for 2011 Conference & General Assembly

11th February 2011

Registration forms are now available for the 2011 Inas Conference and General Assembly which takes place in Canberra, Australia in April.

The conference programme will include an update on eligibility and classification and anti-doping, as well as considering the Inas sports strategy and the Inas Moving  Forward project.


 

Alpine and Nordic World Championships begin

3rd February 2011

The 2011 Inas World Alpine and Nordic Skiing Championships begin today in Lans-en-Vercors in France. The snow conditions in Station lans-en-Vercors did not allow the trials to take place as planned, but the event  - which takes place together with the French National Championships - goes ahead with 12 countries and more than 40 athletes competing.


 

2011 Regional Eligibility Workshop for North Africa/Middle East

3rd February 2011

As part of the eligibility education programme, Inas will be hosting a regional eligibility workshop for nations in the North Africa/Middle East region between 3rd and 6th February 2o11.  The workshop will be held in Cairo, Egypt and is hosted by the Egyptian Paralympic Committee. The workshop is open to all Inas member nations, National Paralympic Committee representatives, National Eligibility Officers, club officials, psychologists and anyone else involved in the Inas eligibility process.

2.2.2011 – Due to the ongoing demonstrations in Egypt, Inas has cancelled the eligibility workshop that was due to take place in Cairo between 4&5th February. A new date will be arranged as soon as possible and we apologise for any inconvenience.


 

Cancelled: Eligibility Workshop – Cairo

2nd February 2011

Due to the ongoing demonstrations in Egypt, Inas has cancelled the eligibility workshop that was due to take place in Cairo between 4&5th February. A new date will be arranged as soon as possible and we apologise for any inconvenience.