Australian Tennis Championships underway

23rd January 2014

The Australian Open Tennis Championships began yesterday with 43 players with an intellectual disability (31 men, 12 women), including 4 entries from the USA and 2 from Japan.

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The event, now in its 17th year, is sanctioned by Inas.


Inas bidding to include Basketball in Tokyo 2020

17th January 2014

Inas has today officially launched its bid to include basketball for athletes with an intellectual disability in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games programme.

If successful, the sport would join athletics, swimming and table tennis  – the only sports that currently include competition for the classification group – within the Paralympic programme.


2014 Inas World Nordic Skiing Championships

8th January 2014

Inas has confirmed that the 2014 World Nordic Skiing Championships will take place in Otepaa, Estonia between 19th and 22nd March.

Inas apologises for the late confirmation of the event, which was caused when no host came forward to organise the event.


2014 Inas Africa Regional Workshop

7th January 2014

With support from the Agitos Foundation, Inas is delighted to host a workshop for Inas member organisations, national paralympic committees, sports federations, special olympic organisations and other organisations and individuals with an interest in developing sport for athletes with an intellectual disability across Africa.


2014 Inas Americas Indoor Rowing Championships

6th January 2014

The 1st Inas Americas Indoor Rowing Championships will take place in Washington DC, USA in February.

Athletes should appear on the Inas Master List (as active) no later than the final entry deadline (28th January 2014).