2017 Invictus Games Champions – Georgia – A Great Story!

Yesterday the Georgian Sitting Volleyball Team made history at the Invictus Games in Toronto Canada, by winning the gold medal.  And their story is a good one. In 2014, seven Georgian servicemen formed the sitting volleyball squad for the Invictus Games in London.  This was when Richard Osborne became involved...

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EGYPT M and RWANDA W take GOLD at the 2017 ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships!

WELCOME !!! What a final day at the 2017 ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships! After months of preparation, days of travel, and days of competition, today, the champions were crowned.   Hosts Rwanda were up against Egypt in both GOLD medal matches – quite a feat for both nations!  However, the...

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IPC Presidency – End of an era, and a new one begins

Sir Philip Craven – 16 years as IPC President World ParaVolley wishes to acknowledge the enormous contribution Sir Philip Craven has made to the Paralympic Movement after 16 years at the helm as President.  The current IPC is so different to the IPC of 2001 that it is almost as...

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Association of Paralympic Sports Organisations (APSO) Board Elected

World ParaVolley would like to congratulate the new leadership of the Association of Paralympic Sport Organisations (APSO) that was elected prior to the IPC meetings in Abu Dhabi. Sabrina Ibanez (Equestrian) was elected as President and 4 Executive Board Members were elected representing Blind Sports (Henk Van Aller – NED),...

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