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A2 (classification)

Index A2 (classification)

A2 is an amputee sport classification used by the International Sports Organization for the Disabled (ISOD).for people with acquired or congenital amputations. [1]

14 relations: Amputee sports classification, CP3 (classification), CP4 (classification), Earle Connor, International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation, LW2 (classification), Paralympic Games, S4 (classification), Shot put, Sitting volleyball, Wheelchair basketball, 2004 Summer Paralympics, 2012 Summer Paralympics, 4 point player.

Amputee sports classification

Amputee sports classification is a disability specific sport classification used for disability sports to facilitate fair competition among people with different types of amputations.

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CP3 (classification)

CP3 is a disability sport classification specific to cerebral palsy.

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CP4 (classification)

CP4 is a disability sport classification specific to cerebral palsy.

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Earle Connor

Earle Connor (born July 30, 1976) is a Canadian Paralympic amputee sprinter.

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International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation

The International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) is an international sports organisation that governs sports for athletes with physical impairments.

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LW2 (classification)

LW2 is a para-Alpine and para-Nordic standing ski sport class defined by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

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Paralympic Games

The Paralympic Games is a major international multi-sport event involving athletes with a range of disabilities, including impaired muscle power (e.g. paraplegia and quadriplegia, muscular dystrophy, post-polio syndrome, spina bifida), impaired passive range of movement, limb deficiency (e.g. amputation or dysmelia), leg length difference, short stature, hypertonia, ataxia, athetosis, vision impairment and intellectual impairment.

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S4 (classification)

S4, SB3, SM4 are disability swimming classifications used for categorising swimmers based on their level of disability.

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Shot put

The shot put (pronounced) is a track and field event involving "throwing"/"putting" (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy spherical object—the shot—as far as possible.

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Sitting volleyball

Sitting volleyball (sometimes known as paralympic volleyball) is a form of volleyball for athletes with a disability that entered the Paralympic Games as a demonstration sport for athletes with amputations in 1976 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and played as a medal sport thereafter.

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Wheelchair basketball

Wheelchair basketball is basketball played by people with varying physical disabilities that disqualify them from playing an able-bodied sport.

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2004 Summer Paralympics

The 2004 Summer Paralympics (Θερινοί Παραολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 2004), the 12th Summer Paralympic Games, were a major international multi-sport event for athletes with disabilities governed by the International Paralympic Committee, held in Athens, Greece from 17 September to 28 September 2004.

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2012 Summer Paralympics

The 2012 Summer Paralympics, the 14th Summer Paralympic Games, and also more generally known as the London 2012 Paralympic Games, were a major international multi-sport event for athletes with disabilities governed by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), that took place in London, United Kingdom from 29 August to 9 September 2012.

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4 point player

4 point player is a disability sport classification for wheelchair basketball.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A2_(classification)

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