40 relations: A5 (classification), A6 (classification), A7 (classification), A8 (classification), Ajibola Adeoye, Australian Paralympic Committee, Devendra Jhajharia, Disabled sports, Discus throw, Epicondylitis, Günther Matzinger, Heath Francis, High jump, Impingement syndrome, International Paralympic Committee, Javelin throw, Long jump, Madeleine Hogan, Marathon, Paralympic athletics, Rotator cuff tear, Shot put, Simon Patmore, Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association, T40 (classification), T42 (classification), T43 (classification), T44 (classification), T45 (classification), T47 (classification), Yunidis Castillo, Zivan Smith, 100 metres, 1500 metres, 1984 Summer Paralympics, 1992 Summer Paralympics, 200 metres, 2011 IPC Athletics World Championships, 2016 Summer Paralympics, 400 metres.
A5 is an amputee sport classification used by the International Sports Organization for the Disabled (ISOD).for people with acquired or congenital amputations.
A6 is an amputee sport classification used by the International Sports Organization for the Disabled (ISOD).for people with acquired or congenital amputations.
A7 is an amputee sport classification used by the International Sports Organization for the Disabled (ISOD).for people with acquired or congenital amputations.
A8 is an amputee sport classification used by the International Sports Organization for the Disabled (ISOD).for people with acquired or congenital amputations.
Adeoye Ajibola is a paralympic athlete from Nigeria competing mainly in category TS4 sprint events.
The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) is the National Paralympic Committee in Australia for the Paralympic Games movement.
Devendra Jhajharia (born 10 June 1981) is an Indian Paralympic javelin thrower competing in F46 events.
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.
Epicondylitis is a type of musculoskeletal disorder that refers to an inflammation of an epicondyle.
Günther Matzinger (born 16 May 1987) is an Austrian track and field athlete who competes in disability athletics in the T46 category.
Heath Wesley Francis, OAM (born 16 November 1981 in Newcastle, New South Wales is an Australian athlete who has participated in the 2000, 2004 and 2008 Summer Paralympics. His right arm was amputated at the age of seven as a result of a mincing accident on his family farm in Booral, New South Wales.
The high jump is a track and field event in which competitors must jump unaided over a horizontal bar placed at measured heights without dislodging it.
Shoulder impingement syndrome, also called subacromial impingement, painful arc syndrome, supraspinatus syndrome, swimmer's shoulder, and thrower's shoulder, is a clinical syndrome which occurs when the tendons of the rotator cuff muscles become irritated and inflamed as they pass through the subacromial space, the passage beneath the acromion.
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.
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.
Madeleine Hogan (born 8 December 1988) is a Paralympic athlete from Australia competing mainly in category F42/F46 javelin throw events.
The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy.
Paralympic athletics is a disabled sport practiced by athletes with a physical disability who have competed at separate international events since 1952.
A rotator cuff tear is a tear of one or more of the tendons of the four rotator cuff muscles of the shoulder.
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.
Simon Patmore (born 29 August 1987) is an Australian athletics and snowboard competitor.
The Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association is the peak body for sport, recreation and fitness for people with a physical disability or vision impairment in the Australian state of Queensland.
T40 is disability sport classification for disability athletics, specifically athletes of short stature.
T42 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics (track and jump events only), applying to athletes with single above the knee amputations or a disability that is comparable.
T43 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics (track and jump events only), applying to athletes with "Double below knee amputation (or combined arm/leg amputation) or similar disability." It includes ISOD classified athletes from the A4 and A9 classes.
T44 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics, applying to "Single below knee amputation or an athlete who can walk with moderately reduced function in one or both legs." It includes ISOD A4 and A9 classes.
T45 is disability sport classification for disability athletics.
T47 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics primarily for competitors with a below elbow or wrist amputation.
Yunidis Castillo (born 6 June 1987) is a Paralympic athlete from Cuba competing mainly in category T46 sprint events.
Zivan Smith (born 31 October 1991 in Pretoria, South Africa) is a South African 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 1984 International Games for the Disabled, canonically the 1984 Summer Paralympics were the seventh Paralympic Games to be held.
The 1992 Summer Paralympics (Juegos Paralímpicos de Verano de 1992; Jocs Paralímpics d'estiu de 1992) were the ninth Paralympic Games to be held.
The 200 metres (also spelled 200 meters) is a sprint running event.
The 2011 IPC Athletics World Championships was held in Christchurch, New Zealand from January 21 to 30, 2011.
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 400 metres, or 400 metre dash, is a sprinting event in track and field competitions.