A celebration of the Paralympic Games for young readersA celebration of the Paralympic Games!
The profile of the Paralympics is on the rise and the 2020 Games in Tokyo are set to be the biggest yet, with over 4,400 athletes taking part in 537 medal events, from 5-a-side football to powerlifting and from badminton to boccia.
Paralympic Power gives all the essential background information on the Paralympics, from how they originated to how the different events are categorised and staged.
Interviews with Paralympians both past and present reveal the personalities behind the Games.
Perfect reading for children aged 8 and up.
4KHJ For National Curriculum Key Stage 2, 5AJ Interest age: from c 8 years, YNW Sports & outdoor recreation (Children's / Teenage), YXK Personal & social issues: disability & special needs (Children's / Teenage)