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IPC conditionally restores wheelchair basketball to Paralympics programme

Wheelchair basketball at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

The International Paralympic Committee has conditionally reinstated wheelchair basketball to the sporting programme for the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris.

The Governing Board of the IPC has declared that updates made to wheelchair basketball’s classification rules have made it compliant with the 2015 IPC Athlete Classification Code, and as such will allow the sport to take place at the next Paralympics. 

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