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Janice Eaglesham MBE

CPISRA were saddened to hear of the sudden death of Janice Eaglesham on Sunday. Janice was a leading light in disability sport particularly athletics’ for over 30 years and a pioneer in the coaching of RaceRunning.

Janice along with her […]

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CPISRA CEO at São Paulo World Para Athletics Grand Prix

Craig Carscadden, Chief Executive of CPISRA, is currently in São Paulo at the World Para Athletics Grand Prix where, excitingly, RaceRunning was included for the first time.

Yesterday, Craig gave a RaceRunning Awareness and Coaching presentation to coaches, team […]

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2019 Development Games Update

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the dates for the CPISRA Multi-Sports Development Games in Portimao (Portugal) have changed and the event will now take place from the 2nd to the 6th October, 2019.

In light of this change, a decision has been made to […]

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250 Participants Registered for the 23rd International RaceRunning Camp and Cup

108 athletes and 250 total participants have registered for the 23rd International RaceRunning Development Camp & CPISRA International Cup. The Following countries will take part: 

Australia, Denmark, England, Faroe Islands, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Scotland Somaliland, Spain, Sweden […]

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CPISRA visit to India, March 2019

March is Cerebral Palsy awareness month, and CPISRA started the month by visiting India to spread awareness of Cerebral Palsy sport, and to research how the development of Cerebral Palsy sport and recreation can be supported.

Craig Carscadden, CPISRA’s Chief Executive, […]

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Montreal, 20 February 2019

Dear Colleagues,

Further to our communications of 29 November, 19 December and 4 February, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) wishes to remind you that the deadline to register for the 15th edition of its Annual Symposium, which will […]

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2019 Scotland to Iceland Expedition

CPISRA are thrilled to be a referral partner for the 2019 British Exploring Society Expedition from Scotland to Iceland, partnered with the Jubilee Sailing Trust.

This exciting opportunity is open to individuals aged 16-21 at the time of the expedition (August […]

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Sam Carrington becomes a double world champion in P33 Para-Poomsae

Sam told us about how she feels about her recent win

“I have just attended the 8th World Para Taekwondo Championships in Antalya, Turkey and became a double world champion in the P33 Para-Poomsae category. I retained my World Title from […]

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2019 CPISRA Multi-Sports Development Games Announced

CPISRA are excited to announce the CPISRA Multi-Sports Development Games in Portimão, Portugal on the 8th-13th October 2019. Sports included will be Boccia U20s, RaceRunning and Wheelchair Slalom and is a fantastic opportunity for development athletes to learn, develop and […]

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RaceRunning appeared recently on the Dutch “News For Youth”

RaceRunning appeared recently on the Dutch “News For Youth” – highlighting that the sport is increasing in popularity and is allowing children and adults with Cerebral Palsy to keep fit! Read the article here And view the video with English subtitles here Read More