INAS and WGT Sport sign partnership agreement

12th June 2015

wgtsport_identTo mark the 1st Global ID Sport Day, INAS is proud to announce a partnership with WGT Sport as their preferred travel supplier.

As an international charity running more than 15 Championship competitions across the globe every year, INAS depends on reliable and efficient travel planning.


INAS membership celebrate Global ID Sports Day

12th June 2015

ID Day logo1Member organisations and partners across the world are coming together to support the inaugural event, with the aim being to raise awareness and celebrate intellectually disabled sport.

Across the 77 INAS member nations support is being shown for the event with highlights including Portugal hosting an International Indoor Rowing event, USA announcing their team for the upcoming Global Games and Brazil hosting a Futsal event in Sao Paulo.


Brisbane to host 2019 INAS Global Games

12th June 2015


INAS – the International Federation for sport for para-athletes with an intellectual disability – has selected Brisbane, Australia to host the 5th INAS Global Games in 2019.

The Games – a week long championship featuring nine sports – will attract more than 1000 of the world’s elite athletes with an intellectual disability. The opening ceremony will take place on 19th October 2019.


Sport Director – Alpine Skiing & Nordic Skiing (2 posts)

8th June 2015

In line with the appointment cycle, INAS would like to invite nominations for the post of Sports Director (Nordic Skiing) and Sport Director (Alpine Skiing).

Sport Directors are voluntary positions responsible for leading and managing the Inas Sport programme.


Italy to host 2016 Inas World Indoor Athletics Championships

2nd June 2015

FISDIR – the Italian Federation of Sports for Intellectual and Relational Disabled – and INAS – the International Federation for sport for athletes with an intellectual disability – are proud to announce that the 2016 Inas World Indoor Athletics Championships will take place in Ancona, Italy.


INAS launches Global ID Sports Day (12.06.2015)

6th May 2015

INAS is delighted to announce the launch of Global ID Sports Day: an opportunity for people around the world to come together to celebrate participation and excellence in sport for people with an intellectual disability.


INAS /IPC joint working group member wins Scientific Award

16th April 2015

mactavishProfessor Jennifer Mactavish is to receive the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) 2015 Paralympic Scientific Award in recognition of the role she played in the re-inclusion of athletes with an intellectual impairment into the Paralympic programme.


INAS Eligibility Workshop & IPC Classifier Training Event

16th April 2015
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INAS and IPC will jointly host an eligibility and classifier training event (swimming and athletics) in Macau, China. Delegates may attend either one or both parts of the course.

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2015 INAS World Alpine and Nordic Skiing Championships open in Sweden

16th April 2015

5199167745_ecaa441fb9_bThe 2015 INAS World Alpine and Nordic Skiing Championships  – an event for athletes with an intellectual disability – begin today in Lovsjo, Sweden, with 10 nations competing over 5 days of competition.

After an opening ceremony, the event begins with the Men’s and Women’s Race Slalom for the Alpine skiers, whilst Nordic skiers will face the grueling 5km (women)/10km (men’s) cross country event.


Winners of 1st INAS Awards revealed

14th April 2015

The winners of the 1st INAS Awards have been revealed in an exciting and emotional ceremony in Sheffield, Great Britain.