First partners announced for the CPISRA Conference 2023!

We are delighted to welcome Institute for Musculoskeletal Health and UP – Adult Cerebral Palsy Movement as our first partners for our CPISRA Conference. The Institute for Musculoskeletal Health is a research hub based in Sydney, Australia. The hub was created through a partnership between The University of […]

CPISRA members vote to officially merge with IWAS at Extraordinary General Assembly

On 28th November 2022, the CPISRA membership made the decision to dissolve CPISRA and merge with the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) at our Extraordinary General Assembly (EGA). On the same day, IWAS members voted to accept merger plans with CPISRA at their General Assembly. Both […]

2023 CPISRA Conference Dates Announced!

The CPISRA Conference is back for 2023 Following the success of the 2021 CPISRA Conference, we are pleased to announce the dates of the 2023 Conference. The 2023 CPISRA Conference on Physical Activity for Health for People with Cerebral Palsy and Related Neurological Conditions will take place at […]

The New Blog Series Is Back!

On Saturday (10th September 2022), CPISRA shared the first blog of the new series! The first blog of the new series came from Chinese Taipei Boccia Player I-Ting Tsai. I-Ting’s story highlights the power sports has to transform lives and open up a whole new world of opportunities […]

Her Majesty The Queen

Ahead of their formal merger in 2023, and as UK-based organisations, the Presidents of CPISRA and IWAS issued the following joint statement following the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, 8 September: “All at CPISRA and IWAS would like to express their great sadness at […]

‘Medicine & Me: Time for a new approach to adults with cerebral palsy’

This conference, organised by the Adult Cerebral Palsy Movement and hosted by the Royal College of Medicine, was an informative, moving and inspiring event. You ca watch a video replay of the event here!

Blog series now complete!

The return series of our blog is now complete! Over the last few months, we have shared 6 incredible blogs from individuals representing 6 countries and 3 sports. A huge thank you to all our contributors this series Beth Moulam – England  Wiktoria Mucha – Scotland  Sampson Dzivor […]

RUNFREE resources help to build modular Frame Running events

The RUNFREE Project, led by CPISRA and co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, has created free to use tools and resources to facilitate the organisation of Frame Running events on a local, national and international level. The modular aspects include the following replicable tools: Event […]

50 competitors take part in the Spanish Wheelchair Slalom Championships

REPORT WRITTEN BY FEDERACIÓN ESPAÑOLA DE DEPORTES DE PERSONAS CON PARÁLISIS CEREBRAL Y DAÑO CEREBRAL ADQUIRIDO (FEDPC) The Florida Babel Municipal Venue in Alicante hosted the Spanish Wheelchair Slalom Championship, which stood out for its high level among almost 50 athletes, the majority belonging to the Spanish Federation […]