Abstract Submissions Open for 2021 Conference

Together with our conference partners Disability Sports Australia, Cerebral Palsy Foundation and Cerebral Palsy Alliance, we are excited to announce that ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS for the 2021 CPISRA Virtual Conference are now open! The Conference focus is “Physical activity for health of people with cerebral palsy or acquired brain injury”. […]

2021 CPISRA Conference is going virtual!

Due to the ongoing uncertainty regarding COVID-19 and the associated restrictions to international travel in 2021, the CPISRA International Conference on Physical Activity and Health for People with Cerebral Palsy or Acquired Brain Injury (2021 CPISRA International Conference) is going virtual from 8 -11 December 2021. CPISRA, Disability […]

CPISRA 2021 Anti-Doping Rules now on website

CPISRA are pleased to announce that their 2021 Anti-Doping rules have been approved by WADA and they are now available on our website at https://cpisra.org/anti-doping/

WPA announce 2021 Grand Prix Schedule

World Para Athletics have announced their provisional Grand Prix Schedule for 2021. The schedule can be found at the following link https://www.paralympic.org/news/world-para-athletics-announces-2021-calendar As far as CPISRA is aware, the WPA Grand pPix series will have events for all T/F 30s and RaceRunning classes. To enter these events, athletes […]

Funding for Scottish families to attend CPISRA Family Camp

CPISRA are thrilled to announce funding available for six Scottish families to attend the CPISRA Family Camp at the Calvert Trust Exmoor in August 2021, thanks to a grant received from the RS MacDonald Trust! The 2021 CPISRA Family Outdoor Recreation Camp is for children and young people […]

2021 General Assembly

The 2021 CPISRA General Assembly is a particularly crucial event as the membership will review the outturn of CPISRA’s four-year strategic transformation (2016-2020), decide priorities for the next 4 years (2021-2025) and elect Board positions. The General Assembly will begin on 11th January and run to 8th February with the President’s closing remarks. […]

Congratulations Julian Rebello Martinez

CPISRA heard recently learned that Julian Rebello Martinez, President of FEDPC (CPISRA National Member for Spain) and CPISRA advisory board member has received an award “A Life dedicated to Sport”. This is in recognition of his hard work and focus on promoting adapted sport. The Seville City Council […]

Peter Drysdale Stepping Down as CPISRA President

As many of you will now know, Peter Drysdale announced earlier this week that he would be stepping down as CPISRA President from 1st October. A decision that I know he has struggled with because of his passion for the organisation, its goals, vision and delivery. I know […]