Today marks a 1-month until Global ID Sports Week – a week-long celebration of sport for athletes with an intellectual disability.
The initiative, now in its second year, uses the power of social media to grow awareness of opportunities for athletes with an intellectual disability around the world to enjoy sport and competition to the highest level.
The team comprising Deguchi Eigo, Sakakura Koki, Tokairin Dai and Miyazaki Saturo took the record in 8.17.58 and are now set to receive an award from the Japanese Ministry of Sport in June.
INAS – the International Federation for sport for para-athletes with an intellectual disability – are pleased to announce the awarding of the 2017 INAS Athletics Championships to Thailand. The event will be hosted by the Sport Association for Intellectual Disability of Thailand from 12 to 19 May 2017