Wednesday, January 16, 2008

The ASEAN ParaGames is a biannual multi-sport event held after every Southeast Asian Games for athletes with physical disabilities. The games are participated by the 11 countries located in Southeast Asia. The games, patterned after the Paralympics, includes mobility disabilities, amputees, visual disabilities and those with cerebral palsy.
The ASEAN ParaGames is under the regulation of the ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF). The games are hosted by the same country where the SEA Games took place.

ASEAN ParaGames Logo

Host Cities of the ASEAN ParaGames

To promote friendship and solidarity among persons with disabilities in the ASEAN region through sports;
To promote and develop sports for the differently abled;
To rehabilitate and integrate persons with disability into mainstream society through sports.

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