Paralympic flames will be lit in over 700 locations across all 47 of Japan's prefectures before the Torch Relay for the Games in Tokyo, organisers have announced.
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Paralympics Ireland has signed an agreement with Narita City to host the country’s team’s holding camp before next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
A new training facility which caters for athletes of both Olympic and Paralympic sports has opened in Japan in time for Tokyo 2020.
Home favourite Daisuke Fujihara made up for his defeat yesterday by beating India's Nitesh Kumar in straight sets at the Japan Para Badminton International, the sport's test event for next year's Paralympic Games.
Australian Paralympians have been given a boost in their preparations for Tokyo 2020 after the City of Sydney donated AUD$60,000 (£32,200/$41,400/€37,300) towards travel and accommodation costs.
Mizuno has been named as the official sport shoe supplier of the Australian Paralympic team for Tokyo 2020.
Paralympic marathons "unlikely" to move from Tokyo as Parsons claims Games can be catalyst for change
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has claimed Tokyo 2020 will help change the face of the Paralympic Movement around the world, while confirming the marathon races will remain in Tokyo.
Schoolchildren in Buckinghamshire in England are to be given the unique opportunity to design the cauldron that will be centre stage at the Paralympic Heritage Flame Lighting Ceremony for Tokyo 2020 at Stoke Mandeville Stadium next year.
Edmond in Oklahoma will host the final men's sitting volleyball qualification tournament for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo, World ParaVolley and USA Volleyball have announced.
International Paralympic Committee President Andrew Parsons expects Tokyo 2020 to offer the "best and most exciting" Paralympics after 390,000 Japanese residents applied for tickets.
United States wheelchair athletes Daniel Romanchuk, Tatyana McFadden and Susannah Scaroni have qualified for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo following their performances at the Chicago Marathon.
Iran overcame hosts Thailand in a closely fought match to reach the final of the Blind Football Asian Championships and qualify for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
LIXIL Corporation has signed-up as a presenting partner of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Torch Relay.
United States triumphed at the goalball test event for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after beating the A team of Japan 2-1 in the final.
Defending champions China will clash once again with Paralympic silver medallists Iran at the Blind Football Asian Championships in Pattaya.