Wikipedia:WikiProject Olympics/Paralympics

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Welcome to the Paralympics Task Force, a task force working under WikiProject Olympics to organize, expand, clean up, and improve articles related to the Paralympic Games. If you would like to participate, you can start by joining the project below and/or contribute to the discussion on the talk page.

To indicate that an article falls within the scope of this task force, please add "|Paralympics=yes" to the {{WikiProject Olympics}} talk page template. For example, {{WikiProject Olympics|Paralympics=yes}}. This will automatically place it into Category:Paralympics task force articles.

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  1. Aridd (talk · contribs) (I'm adding myself here because I've started and/or edited quite a number of articles related to the Paralympic Games. I'll continue to do so if and when I have time, although I can't fully commit to it. But this task force is a very good idea.)
  2. Basement12 (talk · contribs)
  3. Bib (talk · contribs)
  4. Black Orchid (talk · contribs)
  5. Doh5678 (talk · contribs)
  6. Ferraridude100 (talk · contribs) I have added myself because I have edited many pages and articles related to the Paralympics. I will continue to do so (same as Aridd) on my spare time.
  7. Fmountford (talk · contribs) Huge Olympics and paralympics fan, i intend to contribute broadly where i can.
  8. H1nkles citius altius fortius (talk · contribs) I'm working on the Paralympic Games as part of a larger goal of a Featured Topic on the Olympic Games.
  9. jwillbur (talk · contribs)
  10. Phoenix (talk · contribs) thanks for the invite
  11. RG104 (talk · contribs)
  12. Roger (talk · contribs)
  13. Yboy83 (talk · contribs)
  14. waacstats (talk · contribs)
  15. Rohith goura (talk · contribs)
  16. Leighblackall (talk · contribs) I'm working with the Australian Paralympic Committee, where they want to assist the Wikipedia volunteers in their coverage of Australia at the Paralympics. Please see our project space on Wikiversity for more info. See you all soon.
  17. FingersLily (talk · contribs) I'm new to all this but I am willing to help out in any way I can. I am passionate about all sport & have a particular interest in Paralympics.
  18. Hawkeye7 (talk · contribs)
  19. John Vandenberg (talk · contribs)
  20. Swimmer 1964 (talk · contribs)
  21. Senator2029 (talk · contribs) Working on assessments, cleanup, standardization, etc.
  22. Keith Edkins (talk · contribs) Ready to create results pages for 2012.
  23. Lucky102 (talk · contribs) I want to help this project because I like updating paralympic articles.
  24. Melissa Carlton (talk · contribs)
  25. Stigni (talk · contribs)
  26. Psgola (talk · contribs) I basically edit the United States Paralympic 2012 page
  27. Zanimum (talk · contribs)
  28. Kasper2006 (talk · contribs)
  29. Justie19 (talk · contribs) I'll help with anything asked of me
  30. Wesley Mouse (talk · contribs)
  31. Kwokng (talk · contribs) Specialist knowledge of sitting volleyball
  32. Raymarcbadz (talk · contribs) I am more solely responsible on the nation pages with correct results, proper MoS format, documentation if necessary, and updated list of athletes and their results. I am willing to help out this project because of my particular interest to the Summer Olympics.
  33. Sportygeek (talk · contribs) I've edited a number of articles related to the Paralympics, some under my name, some under IP before I got an account. Specialist knowledge of paratriathlon, which has been included in the program for Rio.
  34. Lassirena6 (talk · contribs) I'm a Filipino Paralympic sailor who competed in the Beijing 2008 Paralympics, Sailing was held in Qingdao. So I have insider knowledge of Sailing at the 2008 Summer Paralympics and specialist knowledge of rifle events under Paralympic Shooting.
  35. Mishae (talk · contribs) I'm a Russian disabled individual who used to play adaptive association football, floor hockey, and softball for Robinsdale Robins, a school sponsored Olympics in which I won 2 bronze, 2 silver, and 1 gold. My job in this project is to write more articles on Russian, Ukrainian, and American disabled athletes who took part in sitting volleyball, swimming, or cycling events. I do however often do the other nations too.:)
  36. LAHetherington (talk · contribs)My interest is in updating Canadian Paralympic athlete articles, particularly in Alpine skiing
  37. TheQ Editor (talk · contribs)Working to creating more Paralympic Athlete PAges.
  38. Mpjmcevoybeta (talk · contribs)
  39. Bidgee (talk · contribs)
  40. Matt294069 (talk · contribs)Adding all of the results from wheelchair basketball
  41. Nimrodbr (talk · contribs)
  42. Cojote (talk · contribs)
  43. Abishe (talk · contribs)
  44. Dcharma (talk · contribs)
  45. MWright96 (talk · contribs)
  46. SarahTHunter (talk · contribs)
  47. Tony.naar (talk · contribs) I am the facilitator of the Australian Paralympic History Project. The project has seen the creation of 1K+ articles, most by people in the above list. We have made more than 3K photos available through Creative Commons. We also have a website which links to the Wikipedia articles - [Paralympic Stories|].

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Project Information
Portal: Portal:Paralympics Paralympics Portal
Project stubs: {{Paralympics-stub}}
Category: Category:Paralympic Games
Core article: Paralympic Games

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To do listEdit

Mpjmcevoybeta (talk · contribs)

  • Red links - articles needed
  • Create various Sports at the 2012 Summer Paralympics articles
  • Add results for the earliest Paralympic Games. The IPC website does not have all the results in their database, so additional sources are needed


Recent workEdit

Recent changesEdit

Recent changes in various articles within the scope of this project (not comprehensive):

Recent changes in articles related to the Paralympic Games

New articlesEdit

Recently created Paralympics-related articles can be found at WikiProject Olympics/Paralympics/New articles. The articles have been identified by InceptionBot as potentially being within the scope of the project.
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State of Paralympics related articlesEdit