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Terri Graham-Paulson, Claudio Perret and Victoria Goosey-Tolfrey

. Well-trained/elite athletes are also likely to have greater motivation to perform maximal exercise ( Burke, 2008 ). The current case study provided a unique opportunity to investigate the effects of CAF in an elite paratriathlete. Presentation of the Sporting Issue At the London 2012 Paralympic Games

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Scott Douglas, William R. Falcão and Gordon A. Bloom

. This transition into everyday training allowed Coach Blair to accelerate his opportunities to compete on the national and international stages, ultimately winning a medal at the Paralympic Games. Coach Blair became a head coach at the university level near the same time he was named to his Paralympic

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Javier Yanci, Daniel Castillo, Aitor Iturricastillo, Tomás Urbán and Raúl Reina

, international tournaments are organized by the IFCPF (ie, Continental championships, World tournaments, and U-19 championships) and by the International Paralympic Committee or its regional organization (ie, Paralympic Games, Parapan American Games, ASEAN Para Games, or European Para Games). Considering this

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Brody J. Ruihley and Bo Li

Marathon, and golf’s The Masters Tournament were all postponed. Alongside the cancellation or suspensions of recreational, high school, college, and professional sport activities around the world, including the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, there has been a litany of fan reaction, alternative sport

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Jeffrey Martin, Mario Vassallo, Jacklyn Carrico and Ellen Armstrong

gold, silver, and bronze medals at the Rio Paralympic games. Our first predictor of how athletes would emotionally respond, at the immediate completion of their races, was based on the medal they won with an expectation that gold medalists would express the most happiness followed by silver medalists

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Inhyang Choi, Damian Haslett, Javier Monforte and Brett Smith

represented South Korea in international-level Para-sport games (e.g., PyeongChang Paralympic games 2018, Rio Paralympic games 2016, and Indonesia 2018 Asian Para games) or planned to represent South Korea in Tokyo Paralympic games 2020. Disabled elite athletes were purposively selected based on activism

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Erik L. Lachance and Milena M. Parent

development programs (e.g.,  Taks, Green, Misener, & Chalip, 2014 ); organizational capacity (e.g.,  Wicker & Breuer, 2013 ); and event legacies (e.g.,  Misener, Darcy, Legg, & Gilbert, 2013 ), as well as contexts such as the Paralympic Games (e.g.,  Darcy, Dickson, & Benson, 2014 ) and Special Olympics World

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Dustin A. Hahn

. Communication Research Reports, 29, 333 – 342 . doi:10.1080/08824096.2012.723646 10.1080/08824096.2012.723646 Cheong , J. , Khoo , S. , & Razman , R. ( 2016 ). Spotlight on athletes with a disability: Malaysian newspaper coverage of the 2012 London Paralympic Games . Adapted Physical Activity

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Ben T. Stephenson, Sven P. Hoekstra, Keith Tolfrey and Victoria L. Goosey-Tolfrey

by paratriathletes in the heat. As paratriathletes display such significant thermoregulatory strain in the heat, event organizers must consider first aid provision at races with challenging environmental conditions, such as the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games, 29 for the rapid treatment of potential

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Joseph Peters, Ian Rice and Tyson Bull

, Rintala, Clearman, & Hart, 1993 ; Mutsuzaki et al., 2014 ; Regan et al., 2009 ; Shimizu et al., 2017 ). For example, at the 2012 Paralympic Games, approximately one fifth of all sport-related complications were related to skin breakdown ( Derman et al., 2013 ). Extrinsically, PU development can