The ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF) has endorsed the 11 sports proposed by Vietnam to be featured in the upcoming 11th ASEAN Para Games 2021, scheduled to be held in Hanoi as from 17th to 23rd December 2021.
The APSF Board of Governors (BoG) convened a virtual meeting on 25th February 2021 to discuss, deliberate and assess Hanoi’s preparation for hosting of 2021 Games.
The sports approved unanimously by the BoG are Athletics, Archery, Badminton, Boccia, Chess, Goalball, Judo, Powerlifting, Swimming, Table Tennis and Wheelchair Tennis.
The Board proposed that Vietnam include an additional of 4 sports, namely WC Basketball, CP Football, Cycling and Sitting Volleyball for the Hanoi Games. Decision on the inclusion of these 4 additional games will be made by Vietnam before 15th March 2021.
Vietnam will be hosting the ASEAN Para Games for the second time after a lapse of 18 years. The country last hosted the second edition of the Games in 2003 where only 5 sports were contested then.
Listen to our Tokyo 2020 Para-Athletes talking about their challenges and aspirations for TOKYO 2020 Paralympic Games!!!
Theme: My Paralympian My Hero
Date: Friday, 19 February 2021
Time: 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm
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2020 has been a challenging year for everyone. But it has been a more challenging one for our para athletes who had their eyes on the Tokyo Olympics and the 2020 Para ASEAN Games in Manila.
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Bata Shoes Sponsorship Handover Ceremony to National Paralympic Contingent bound for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games was held on 26 August 2020 at Atmosphere 360, KL Tower.
(15 July 2020)
President of the Paralympic Council of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Megat D. Shahriman Bin Dato’ Zaharudin together with First Admiral Dato’ Subramaniam Raman Nair (R) the Secretary General and Mr Mohan Govindasamy the General Manager, paid a courtesy call to newly appointed Senator of Dewan Negara, YB Ras Adiba Radzi at her office in the Ministry of Women, Family & Community Development in Putrajaya on 15 July 2020. She represents the Persons With Disability Community in Senate.
(13 August 2020)
President of the Paralympic Council of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Megat D. Shahriman Bin Dato’ Zaharudin together with First Admiral Dato’ Subramaniam Raman Nair (R) The Secretary General and Mr Mohan Govindasamy the General Manager, paid a courtesy call to the Malacca Governor, T.Y.T Tun Dato' Seri Utama Haji Ali Rustam at his office on 13 August 2020.
Dato’ Sri Megat presented a brief overview of PCM direction and projects on sports development. He also wishes to make Melaka the third destination of Sport Talent Search Program which taken placed in Perak and will be in Kuching, Sarawak.