Paralympic classification of elite athletes with intellectual disabilities
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Burns, J. 2012. Paralympic classification of elite athletes with intellectual disabilities.
This short video will tell you the inspiring story of how athletes with intellectual disabilities have re-joined the Paralympics for London 2012. You will hear from athletes, the GB Head Coach, the GB Team Manager, the Chief Exec. of the UK Sports Association and the Head of Eligibility for Inas, what is involved to become eligible to compete on this world stage, and the anticipated legacies of London 2012 for athletes with intellectual disabilities. The video describes the classification process which recently won the Research Councils UK gold award for ‘Exceptional Research’ at the Podium Awards.
|Web address (URL)||http://youtu.be/nT1KtXsQKWQ|
|Funder||British Psychological Society|
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|Deposited||27 Nov 2012|
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