Professor Jan Burns (UK), Inas Head of Eligibility, today received an MBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours List for services to people with a learning disability.
The New Year Honours list recognises the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the United Kingdom and we would like to congratulate Jan on her well-earned recognition.
Amaury Russo, Inas President was a guest this week at the Russian Paralympic Committee annual IX Return to Life Award Ceremony, honouring outstanding achievements of Russian athletes, coaches, medical and support staff as well as other contributes to the success of Russian National Team at the major international competitions in 2014.
Inas has confirmed that the 2015 World Half Marathon Championships will take place in the heart of the Douro Valley, Portugal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The event will be incorporated within the 10th Douro Valley Half Marathon in Régua, a annual road race event sanctioned by IAAF.