Statement on 2017 INAS Swimming Championships

20th September 2017

The International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport logo

 

 

The International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) has confirmed that the 2017 INAS Swimming Championships in Aguascalientes, Mexico, will go ahead as planned from 27 November – 4 December.

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Sponsorship and fundraising Governing Board Member required

19th September 2017

The International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) is searching for a voluntary Governing Board member to assist with sponsorship and fundraising activities.

Following a review of its Governing Board structure, INAS is interested to hear from you if you can make a substantial impact.

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#SupportTheBest: INAS to hold charity dinner, auction

14th September 2017

A flyer for a fundraising event for the International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) is to hold an auction and dinner at the Copthorne Hotel in Sheffield, Great Britain on 23 November.

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Udine prepares for half marathon Euros

14th September 2017
Three distance Italian distance runners< Alex Holtz, Fabrizio Vallone and Alessandro Tomaiuolo

Credit: Emanuele Antonio Minerva, Mauro Ficerai

The picturesque Italian city of Udine will host the first International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) European Half Marathon Championships since 2011 on Sunday (17 September).

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Tomaiuolo targets half marathon medal on home soil

14th September 2017
Alessandro Tomaiuolo runs on the track

Credit: Mauro Ficerai

Italy’s Alessandro Tomaiuolo is relishing the prospect of competing at his home International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) European Half Marathon Championships in Udine where he is targeting his first major medal.

The race, which takes place on Sunday (17 September), will be contested as part of the prestigious Udine Marathon.

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Australia enter historic first equestrian

13th September 2017

A para-equestrian rider, Sui Watts, rides her horse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport and Sport Inclusion Australia

Sui Watts has become the first Australian to enter an International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) equestrian competition.

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Azevedo targets ‘missing’ European half marathon title

13th September 2017
Portugal's Jose Azevedo raises his hand in the air to celebrate as he crosses the finish line

Credit: ANDDI

Portugal’s world champion Jose Azevedo will line-up at the 2017 International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) European Half Marathon Championships in Udine, Italy, on Sunday (17 September) determined to fill the one empty space in his trophy cabinet.

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Progress in Australia for swimmers with Down’s syndrome

12th September 2017

Logo of Sport Inclusion Australia

 

 

 

 

 

By Sport Inclusion Australia and INAS

Sport Inclusion Australia and Down Syndrome Swimming Australia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together to promote opportunities for swimmers with Down’s syndrome.

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Defending champ Pinheiro assesses inside threat

12th September 2017
A distance runner, Paulo Pinheiro, raises his hand as crosses the finish line

Credit: ANDDI

Portugal’s defending champion Paulo Pinheiro has spoken about the threat his teammate Jose Azevedo poses to his title ahead of the 2017 International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) European Half Marathon Championships which take place in Udine, Italy, on Sunday (17 September).

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Australia name men’s team for basketball Worlds

11th September 2017
A group of basketball players on the court

Credit: Sport Inclusion Australia

By Basketball Australia and Sport Inclusion Australia

The men’s team that will represent Australia at the 2017 International Federation for Intellectual Impairment Sport (INAS) World Basketball Championships in Loano, Italy, has been named.

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