A great historical success

The first ever IFCPF Female CP-Football Development Camp & Competition at Sant Cugat, Barcelona, Spain from 8-11 August 2018 was an amazing experience for staff and players! The four days of training and competition where filled with challenging technical exercises, tactical sessions and inspiring workshops. Also the first ever...

Big Thanks!

It was a long journey to arrive to the CPISRA World Games 2018 in Sant Cugat. In 2015 I had the opportunity to travel to Nottingham and discover a little bit more about CPISRA and the World Games. The well done job realized by CP England encouraged myself and...

“We came to be the champions”

Brazil won the U19 CP Football IFCPF World Cup of the CPISRA World Games – Sant Cugat 2018 after getting a full of victories in all their matches, showing a great superiority with respect to the other two teams, Spain and Thailand. “We came here to be the champions“, said...

One of the Youngest Canadians

Ali Van Wyck-Smart  Ali Van Wyck-Smart, a fifteen years old girl from Canada, just set a new American record in paraswimming. She recorded 3’ 11’’ 02’’’ on 100 meters backstroke.    When did you start swimming?  I have started swimming when I was ten years old, however until I...

Talking with Austrian WSlalom Team

Austria is one of the countries, with Croatia, Portugal and Spain, who is taking part of the Wheelchair Slalom competition. Also, the Austrians are one of the partners of the Erasmus+ Programme, leaded by the Catalan Sports Federation for People with Cerebral Palsy (FECPC), to develop Wheelchair Slalom sport...

World records are not an obstacle

Lucyna Kornobys done it again! But not once, also twice! In the morning and in the afternoon, field events are the speciallity of this Polish Athelete who has shown an idyll with Sant Cugat. Yesterday morning the Polish athlete broke a world record in Shot Put event, but it...

Aloma Vives and Paula Tudela judges of the PC World Games

ANOTHER POINT OF VIEW

ANOTHER POINT OF VIEW OF ADAPTED SPORTS When was the last time you watched an adapted sport competition on TV? As Paula Tudela says adapted sports entails less media interest and she is still wondering why.   Tudela has worked in psychic disabilities and claims that even the Paralympics...

Gavin Drysdale, 100 male RR3 winner

Gavin Drysdale, 17, from Scotland, is the winner of the 100 male RR3 final. We did a quick interview after his race. How was the race? G. It was going well until something went on my frame but I managed to continue and win. What were your expectations before...

Leah Poole

Leah Poole – Female CP Football

-TALKING WITH LEAH POOLE- “IFCPF believes there should be inclusive and accessible playing opportunities available to everyone” How long are you been involved with the Female CP Football?   As a fairly young international federation, IFCPF started work to develop Female CP Football since we were established in January 2015. Personally,...