Chris Holmes

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The Rio 2016 organising committee in Brazil has given a flagrant two-finger salute to the Paralympics, due to begin in just over two weeks’ time. The Games will, sadly, be remembered for abject failure — save for the sensational performances of the athletes, no doubt, who will be forced to compete in adversity with venues closed and service levels slashed.

Parlous planning and a lack of understanding and interest in the Paralympics has resulted in pathetic 12 per cent ticket sales, lack of sponsors and a Games fighting for its life, with many nations unable to attend through the non-payment of travel grants.…  Seguir leyendo »