Introduction

About the sport

How to PARTICIPATE IN [ADD SPORT NAME]

How to participate

Basic Rules of [ADD SPORT NAME]

Please click here to download the Rule Book from that is used at national/international events.

Who can DO PARTICIPATE IN [ADD SPORT NAME]

Impairment Type

What impairment types are eligible?

Classification

Information on classification

How Do I Get Classified?

How to get classified.

Get Involved

Where Is it RUN

Every state has a local program which is open to players of all skill levels. To start playing, contact your state affiliation listed in “Who Runs The Sport”.

Athlete Pathway

What is the athlete pathway or who to contact.

To find out more about the competition pathway please the state office listed below under “Who runs the Sport”.

Become an Official

How to become an official

Become a Classifier

To be eligible to commence training as a classifier, the individual must meet the following prerequisites:

Medical Classifiers: Currently registered medical professional (physiotherapist or medical doctor); with minimum 5 years clinical experience with people with physical disabilities; OR; Currently registered Ophthalmic professional (Orthoptist, Ophthalmologist) with minimum 5 years clinical experience with people with low vision. Individuals must be based in one of the major Low Vision Centres in Australia.

Technical Classifiers: Must hold a Bachelor of Master degree in sport science/kinesiology/human movement science or other equivalent; as well as hold additional sports specific qualifications including coaching or sport specific study.

All individuals must have a strong understanding of athletics and para-athletics.

To find out more about the classifier pathway contact the Australian Paralympic Committee via email auspara@paralympic.org.au or phone +61 2 9704 0500.

Become a Volunteer

Information on volunteering for sport

events

State

Please contact your state office (listed in “Who Runs The Sport” section below) for details about up-coming state and local competitions.

UPCOMING NATIONAL EVENTS

Please visit our events page for any upcoming Australian events. 

UpCOMING International EVENTS

Please visit our events page for any upcoming International events. 

WHO RUNS THE SPORT?

AUSTRALIA

CONTACT

STATE / TERRITORIES

New South Wales

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Queensland

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South Australia

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Victoria

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Western Australia

CONTACT

Northern Territory

CONTACT

Tasmania

CONTACT

INTERNATIONAL

CONTACT

PARALYMPIC (if applicable) 

Australian Paralympic Committee
P: +61 2 9704 0500
auspara@paralympic.org.au
http://www.paralympic.org.au/

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