WADA publishes the 2020 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published the 2020 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (List); the 2020 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes; and the 2020 Monitoring Program. The List, which was approved by WADA’s Executive Committee (ExCo) on 23 September 2019, comes into force on 1 January 2020. The...

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2019 Parapanam Games set to begin in Lima Peru

Welcome to the landing page for the 2019 Parapan Am Games sitting volleyball competition in Lima Peru! Here you will find the links to schedule and results from the Lima 2019 webpage, and match reports from the ParaVolley Pan America webpage. Click HERE to view the match schedule on the...

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World ParaVolley Athlete Health & Medical Commission Chair

The World ParaVolley Board is openly inviting Expressions of Interest (EOIs) from the World ParaVolley community to take up the position of Commission Chair for the Athlete Health & Medical Commission.  There is no formal application form and we are expecting applicants to write about a single page indicating their...

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Chennai set to host Sitting Volleyball Senior National Championships

Indian state teams will clash once again at the 8th Sitting Volleyball Senior National Championships slated 27-28 July in Chennai. Participants will battle it out for the right to represent India in the 2020 International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand. The Paralympic Volleyball Federation of...

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Nadia and the Paralympic Movement

My name is Nadia Harushimina. I worked as a social assistant in one NGO called Mulindi Japan One Love Project. The NGO used to supply equipment for people with disabilities. My job was to assess people with disabilities who were coming for help. I had to assess them and see...

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Cambodia secure first ever win at PVAO Men’s Championship

Bangkok, Thailand, June 12, 2019 – Cambodia celebrated their first ever win at the ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships, following their 3-1 (25-22, 25-10, 16-25, 25-20) defeat of Japan at the Huamark Indoor Stadium on Wednesday. Cambodia opened the match with two set victories with a 25-22 and 25-10...

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World ParaVolley Research Commission

World ParaVolley Research Commission The World ParaVolley Research Commission has launched a search for Universities and Research Centers who are doing scientific and evidence based research in ParaVolley sport.   Anyone who is currently involved in research related to any ParaVolley Sport Discipline (e.g., in sport physiology, psycho-social area, sport classification,...

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