What is Para Athletics?

Para athletics, also known as track and field is the largest competition at the Paralympic Games. Events are available for individuals with physical disabilities (both wheelchair and standing) and athletes with visual impairments. Contested events are held in track racing, throwing, marathon and pentathlon. For more information about para athletics, go to the Paralympic Canada website. 

wheelchair racer on a roller

For more information, contact: 
Athletics Nova Scotia
e. [email protected]
t. 902-425-5450 ext. 339
w. Athletics Nova Scotia website 

Para Athletics Coach- Ueil Albert
[email protected]