Browsing All posts tagged under »deaflympics«

UK Sport doubles funding for Winter Olympic and Paralympic athletes to £31 million… while Deaflympic athletes get nothing

July 2, 2014


The news last week that UK Sport are doubling the funding that Winter Olympic and Paralympic athletes get to £31 […]

Deaf News: Deaflympics star killed in Ukraine

February 26, 2014


It has been reported that a Deaflympics Judo star has been killed in the recent fighting in the Ukraine. […]

Read: BBC Radio’s Sportshour debate on the future of the Deaflympics with Deputy Editor Andy Palmer

January 20, 2014


On Saturday, BBC World Service show Sportshour hosted a debate about the Deaflympics and it’s relationship with the Paralympics – […]

Deaf News: Tennis Foundation announces Talent ID Day to find future deaf tennis stars

September 2, 2013


The Tennis Foundation is staging a Deaf Tennis Talent ID Day at the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton, south-west London […]

The Question: Should the Paralympics include deaf sports?

August 22, 2013


We’re one year on from the most successful Paralympic games ever. All the venues were almost completely sold out and […]

How to watch the 2013 Deaflympics!

July 26, 2013


The 2013 Deaflympics start today, so here at Limping Chicken we thought we should tell you, our humble readers, how […]

Deaf News: Organiser of the failed 2011 Winter Deaflympics sentenced to prison for fraud

July 24, 2013


Just days before the start of the 2013 Summer Deaflympics, a court in Slovakia has found Jaromir Ruda, the organiser of […]

Deaf News: Craig Crowley, President of the International Committee of Sports for the Deaf, announces he will seek second term

July 12, 2013


Craig Crowley will run for a second four-year term as the President of the International Committee of Sports for the […]

Deaf News: Cyclists to carry Deaflympic Flame across Europe ahead of Sofia 2013

June 28, 2013


A bicycle flame relay will be launched this Sunday (30th June) in Paris to raise awareness of deaf sports and […]

Deaf News: Deaf athletes race for funds ahead of Deaflympics

September 24, 2012


ITV Tyne Tees News has featured two Deaf athletes who are struggling to raise money to enable them to participate […]