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 […]

Remembering Liz Dendy

It was with great sadness that CPISRA have heard of the passing of past CPISRA President Liz Dendy last week. Liz was admitted to Hammersmith hospital last Friday after having a heart attack and died on Saturday evening. The thoughts of everyone at CPISRA are with her friends […]


To our members, followers and friends around the world, In the past week I have become aware of at least 2 spam phishing emails that appear to be sent from a CPISRA representative but originated outside of CPISRA. Firstly, we apologise that you may have received these. As […]

CPISRA 2020 Recreation Camps Postponed

It is with great regret that due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and after discussions with both Calvert Trust venues, we have to postpone our CPISRA outdoor recreation camps due to take place in the UK in August 2020. However, we have great news that after discussions with […]

CPISRA Conference Postponed

In response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic, CPISRA, Disability Sports Australia, the Cerebral Palsy Foundation and our conference partners at the University of Sydney have made the difficult decision to postpone the inaugural CPISRA International Conference. The global containment of COVID-19 and the health and well-being of […]