2032 Summer Paralympics

The 2032 Summer Paralympics, officially the 19th Summer Paralympic Games and commonly known as Brisbane 2032 (Turrbal: Meeanjin 2032), are an upcoming major international multi-sport event for athletes with disabilities governed by the International Paralympic Committee, to be held in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia from 24 August to 5 September 2032.[1]

XIX Paralympic Games
2032 Summer Olympics Placeholder Logo.svg
Temporary Emblem of the 2032 Summer Paralympics
Host cityBrisbane, Australia
Opening24 August
Closing5 September
Opened by
Summer
TBD 2036 →
Winter
TBD 2034 →
2032 Summer Olympics

It will be the second time that Australia hosts the Summer Paralympics following Sydney 2000.

BidsEdit

As per agreement between IOC and IPC in 2001, a city which wins the Olympic games host bid will also staged the Paralympic games 16 days after the games.

OrganisationEdit

Brisbane Organising Committee for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games was established by the Queensland Government to plan, organise and deliver the Olympic and Paralympic Games in accordance with the host contract".[2]

The GamesEdit

New sportsEdit

In 2021, International Rugby League (IRL) declared an intent to campaign for the inclusion of rugby league in the 2032 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, focusing on wheelchair rugby league for the Paralympics and league nines for the Olympics.[3]

VenuesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brisbane to host 2032 Olympics, Paralympics". nationalpost. Retrieved 22 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Brisbane Olympic and Paralympic Games Arrangements Act 2021". Queensland Legislation. Retrieved 1 April 2022.
  3. ^ "'Olympics a priority': Rugby league aiming for Brisbane 2032 Games". National Rugby League. 23 July 2021. Retrieved 25 July 2021.
Preceded by Summer Paralympics
Brisbane

XVIIV Paralympic Summer Games (2032)
Succeeded by
TBD 2036