22 Sports Approved for LA28 Paralympic Games

22 Sports Approved for LA28 Paralympic Games

Published: 2023-01-30
Author: International Paralympic Committee (IPC) | Contact: paralympic.org
Peer-Reviewed Publication: N/A
Additional References: 2028 Los Angeles Paralympics Publications

Synopsis: The International Paralympic Committee has approved 22 sports for inclusion in the 2028 Summer Paralympics in Los Angeles, California. The sports we have included in the LA28 Paralympic Games provide a competitive and attractive sports program that will showcase the diversity of the Paralympic Movement. The IPC worked closely with LA28 to analyze the potential impact of sports on the program, prioritizing an amazing Games experience that is fiscally and environmentally responsible.


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Following an extensive International Federation application and review process, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board has approved 22 sports for inclusion in the LA28 Paralympic Games.

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The 22 sports approved for inclusion are governed by the following International Federations are:

  • Badminton World Federation (BWF) – Para badminton
  • Boccia International Sports Federation (BISFed) – Boccia
  • International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) – Blind football
  • International Blind Sport Federation (IBSA) – Goalball
  • International Blind Sport Federation (IBSA) – Para judo
  • International Canoe Federation (ICF) – Para canoe
  • International Equestrian Federation (FEI) – Para equestrian
  • International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) – Para table tennis
  • International Tennis Federation [...]

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