28 relations: Ataxia, Athetosis, Australian Paralympic Committee, Cerebral palsy, Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association, Diplegia, Disabled sports, Discus throw, Evan O'Hanlon, Hemiparesis, International Paralympic Committee, Javelin throw, Katy Parrish, Long jump, Paralympic athletics, Spasticity, T32 (classification), T33 (classification), T34 (classification), T35 (classification), T36 (classification), T37 (classification), Tim Sullivan (athlete), 100 metres, 1500 metres, 2016 Summer Paralympics, 4 × 100 metres relay, 400 metres.
Ataxia is a neurological sign consisting of lack of voluntary coordination of muscle movements that includes gait abnormality.
Athetosis is a symptom characterized by slow, involuntary, convoluted, writhing movements of the fingers, hands, toes, and feet and in some cases, arms, legs, neck and tongue.
The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) is the National Paralympic Committee in Australia for the Paralympic Games movement.
Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent movement disorders that appear in early childhood.
The Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association (CPISRA) is the international governing body for sports for athletes with cerebral palsy.
Diplegia, when used singularly, refers to paralysis affecting symmetrical parts of the body.
Disabled sports, also adaptive sports or parasports, are sports played by persons with a disability, including physical and intellectual disabilities.
The discus throw is a track and field event in which an athlete throws a heavy disc—called a discus—in an attempt to mark a farther distance than their competitors.
Evan George O'Hanlon, OAM (born 4 May 1988) is an Australian Paralympic athlete, who competes mainly in category T38 sprint events.
Hemiparesis, or unilateral paresis, is weakness of one entire side of the body (hemi- means "half").
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC; Internationales Paralympisches Komitee) is an international non-profit organisation and the global governing body for the Paralympic Movement.
The javelin throw is a track and field event where the javelin, a spear about in length, is thrown.
Katherine 'Katy' Parrish (born 4 July 1991) is an Australian athletics competitor.
The long jump (historically called the broad jump in the USA) is a track and field event in which athletes combine speed, strength and agility in an attempt to leap as far as possible from a take off point.
Paralympic athletics is a disabled sport practiced by athletes with a physical disability who have competed at separate international events since 1952.
Spasticity is a feature of altered skeletal muscle performance with a combination of paralysis, increased tendon reflex activity, and hypertonia.
T32 is disability sport classification for track events in disability athletics.
T33 and CP3 are disability sport classification for disability athletics.
T34 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics.
T35 (T for ''track'') is a disability sport classification for disability athletics' running competitions.
T36 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics.
T37 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics in track and jump events.
Timothy ("Tim") Francis Sullivan, OAM (born 16 September 1975) is an Australian Paralympic athlete.
The 100 metres, or 100-metre dash, is a sprint race in track and field competitions.
The 1500 metres or 1,500-metre run (typically pronounced 'fifteen-hundred metres') is the foremost middle distance track event in athletics.
The 2016 Summer Paralympics, the 15th Summer Paralympic Games, were a major international multi-sport event for athletes with disabilities governed by the International Paralympic Committee, held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 7 September to 18 September 2016.
The 4 × 100 metres relay or sprint relay is an athletics track event run in lanes over one lap of the track with four runners completing 100 metres each.
The 400 metres, or 400 metre dash, is a sprinting event in track and field competitions.