There are 22 sports on the Summer Paralympic Program with Sitting Volleyball being one of the most followed team sports.



London 2012

The London Paralympics in 2012 had record sales of 2.7 million tickets sold for the Games with most Sitting Volleyball sessions sold out. The Games were broadcast to over 100 countries and territories with a cumulative TV audience of 3.8 billion. More than 11.2 million watched the Opening Ceremonies live making the Paralympic Games Opening Ceremonies Channel 4’s biggest audience of the decade. Throughout the Games there were 1.3 million tweets, 25 million people visited and over 5.8 million people used the London 2012 Paralympic App.


Rio 2016

Despite all the challenges at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, 2.15 million tickets were sold and the Games broadcast coverage increased on Television, radio, and online outlets to 154 countries.   Despite all the issue surrounding the Games, once again, many Sitting Volleyball matches were sold out in Rio, demonstrating the popularity of the sport.  In Rio, the Sitting Volleyball venue was THE place to be.



This type of exposure at the Paralympic Games and other World ParaVolley events such as the World Super 6, Regional and World Championships provides an excellent Brand Recognition platform for any socially responsible sponsor.

By supporting the WORLD PARAVOLLEY FOUNDATION, you will enable the organization to build sustainable funding to allow Para Athletes the opportunity to achieve sports excellence, personal fulfillment, and changing the world for the better.




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