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Shona L. Halson, Louise M. Burke and Jeni Pearce

the incidence of illness was noted between Rio 2016 and London 2012 Olympic Games ( Soligard et al., 2017 ), but lower incidences were reported for the 2016 Paralympic Games ( Derman et al., 2018 ). The 2017 World Athletics Championships in London experienced a norovirus problem in some accommodation

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Doo Jae Park, Na Ri Shin, Synthia Sydnor and Caitlin Clarke

to colonial history. The team performed Holo Arirang including the part of Dokdo before the Olympics. However, the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Games (POCOG) submitted a statement that the ice dance team should eliminate the part of lyrics that expressed the

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Rosanna Gilderthorp, Jan Burns and Fergal Jones

Athletes with intellectual disabilities (ID) were re-included into the London 2012 Paralympics games. There has been much debate surrounding the rules of the Paralympic games, as all participants with ID compete against each other in the same class, ( Burns, 2017 ), despite the vast range of

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Paul E. Yeatts, Ronald Davis, Jun Oh and Gwang-Yon Hwang

doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2013.08.023 10.1016/j.ridd.2013.08.023 Gold , J.R. , & Gold , M.M. ( 2007 ). Access for all: The rise of the Paralympic Games . Journal of the Royal Society for the Promotion of Health, 127 ( 3 ), 133 – 141 . PubMed ID: 17542426 doi:10.1177/1466424007077348 10

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Andreas M. Kasper, S. Andy Sparks, Matthew Hooks, Matthew Skeer, Benjamin Webb, Houman Nia, James P. Morton and Graeme L. Close

. , & Tsarouhas , K . ( 2009 ). Medication use by athletes during Athens 2004 Paralympic games . British Journal of Sports Medicine, 43 ( 13 ), 1062 – 1066 . PubMed ID: 19850571 doi: 10.1136/bjsm.2009.062521 Twist , C. , Highton , J. , Waldron , M. , Edwards , E. , Austin , D. , & Gabbett , T

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Andressa Silva, Fernanda V. Narciso, Igor Soalheiro, Fernanda Viegas, Luísa S.N. Freitas, Adriano Lima, Bruno A. Leite, Haroldo C. Aleixo, Rob Duffield and Marco T. de Mello

-Paralympics period . Motriz Rev Educ Fis . 2015 ; 21 ( 2 ): 168 – 176 . doi:10.1590/S1980-65742015000200007 10.1590/S1980-65742015000200007 3. Silva A , Queiroz SS , Winckler C , et al . Sleep quality evaluation, chronotype, sleepiness and anxiety of Paralympic Brazilian athletes: Beijing 2008 Paralympic

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Sara M. Campbell, Ashley Fallaize and Paul Schempp

2020 as they prepare for the 2020 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games. Each year, 12–18 national- or regional-level coach developers are selected to participate. The 10-month programme is composed of online modules and 2-week long residential workshops (see Figure  1 ). During the residential workshops

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Glynn M. McGehee, Armin A. Marquez, Beth A. Cianfrone and Timothy Kellison

new stadium to be constructed in nearby Cobb County. Turner Field was originally built in advance of the 1996 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Atlanta and was repurposed into a baseball stadium for the Braves in 1997. Many hoped that the stadium would spur development in surrounding neighborhoods

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David S. Haydon, Ross A. Pinder, Paul N. Grimshaw and William S.P. Robertson

3.5-point players at the 2016 Paralympic Games had limb deficiencies, representing a large proportion of this classification. For 3.5-point players with limited trunk function but good arm and hand function, the trends discussed may not be evident. Conversely, low-point players have a similar

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Ben T. Stephenson, Christof A. Leicht, Keith Tolfrey and Victoria L. Goosey-Tolfrey

 = 1) volunteered to participate in this study. All provided written informed consent and the procedures were approved by the Loughborough University Ethical Advisory Committee. All participants regularly competed at an international level for 2 to 7 years with 9 athletes racing in the 2016 Paralympic