ARTICLES RELATING TO PARALYMPICS 2016

GALLERY: Capetonians welcome Rio heroes

2016-10-18 10:09

Hundreds of fans took to the streets of Cape Town to watch South Africa's Olympic and Paralympic teams parade through the city.

SAA sorry for treatment of SA Paralympian

2016-09-21 10:54

SAA have apologised to Tyrone Pillay for their treatment of the Paralympic bronze medallist.

'Father Christmas' Mbalula dishes out Paralympic bonuses

2016-09-20 11:24

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula has promised bonuses to all of South Africa's 2016 Paralympic medalists.

GALLERY: SA's Rio Paralympic medallists

2016-09-19 11:25

Rio 2016 has been a good year for South Africa at the Paralympic Games. We look at our 2016 medallists:

Iranian cyclist dies after crash in Paralympics

2016-09-18 10:21

An Iranian cyclist has died after a crash in a C4-5 cycling road race at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics.

Hamman dedicates gold to late father

2016-09-16 17:15

Reinhardt Hamman, who won gold on Thursday, paid tribute and dedicated his first Paralympian medal to his late father.

WATCH: Team SA's magical Paralympic day

2016-09-16 13:21

Team South Africa had a day to remember at the 2016 Paralympics on Thursday, taking their medal tally to 13.

NZ 'blade runner' wipes Oscar's time from record books

2016-09-16 08:22

New Zealand 'blade runner' Liam Malone has smashed a second Paralympic record set previously by Oscar Pistorius.

Paralympic medals rattle for visionally impaired athletes

2016-09-15 20:46

For the first time ever at a Paralympic Game, visionary impaired athletes can hear their medals!

Van Dyk adds gold to Team SA medal haul

2016-09-15 16:34

Ernst van Dyk has won gold in the cycling road race at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.

 

Parliament unhappy with SASCOC’s Rio attire

2016-10-17 16:32

The South African sport committee was not happy with SASCOC’s choice of attire at the recent Rio Olympic Games.

Heroes' welcome for SA's Paralympic team

2016-09-20 14:42

The SA Paralympics team arrived home to a heroes' welcome - and displayed some medal-winning dance moves upon their arrival.

SA Paralympians greeted to heroes' welcome

2016-09-20 08:47

South Africa's Paralympians were greeted to a heroes' welcome upon their return to the country on Tuesday.

Buis dazzles with record gold in Rio

2016-09-18 12:10

Dyan Buis and Hilton Langenhoven helped maintain Team SA’s momentum on the medals table in Rio de Janeiro.

WATCH: 'Smiling Lightning' claims 400m gold in Rio

2016-09-17 06:50

Watch 'Smiling Lightning' Charl du Toit win his second and Team SA's sixth gold medal at the Rio Paralympics.

Another gold medal for Team SA!

2016-09-16 15:39

There was more good news on Friday for Team South Africa at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Oscar gave advice to NZ’s ‘blade runner’

2016-09-16 11:20

Oscar Pistorius gave advice to New Zealand’s new ‘blade runner’ Liam Malone ahead of the Rio Paralympic Games.

Ntutu, Buis add to SA's medal tally

2016-09-16 08:14

Jonathan Ntutu and Dyan Buis capped off a successful day for South Africa at the Paralympic Games in Rio.

Hamman claims javelin gold in Rio

2016-09-15 17:23

Team South Africa claimed their second gold medal of the day at the Paralympics in Rio on Thursday when Reinhardt Hamman won the F38 javelin event.

Liebenberg grabs another silver for SA

2016-09-15 07:57

Anrune Liebenberg ran her way to a silver medal for South Africa at the Rio Paralympic Games.

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