While sports has value in everyone’s life, it is even more important in the life of a person with a disability.
“Strength Beyond Belief”
It emphasizes the inspirational character of the Paralympic Movement, as well as elite performances of the Malaysian Paralympic athletes. It also stands for the strong will of every Paralympian in the country.
The symbol consists of three elements in red, blue and green – the three colours that are most widely represented in national flags around the world. It is a symbol that is in motion, with three Agitos (from the Latin word “agito”, meaning “I move”) encircling a centre point; emphasizing our role in bringing athletes from all walks of life and from every corner of the nation to enable them to compete at a competitive level.
It also emphasizes the fact that Malaysian Paralympic athletes are constantly inspiring and exciting others with their performances – moving forward and with a never-say-die attitude.