What is KL1 KL2?

What is KL1 KL2?

KL1. TA (Trunk and Arms) KL2. LTA (Legs, Trunk and Arms)

What disability is KL3?

This classification is for disability athletes. This classification is one of several classification for athletes with lower limb deficiencies, impaired muscle power and/or impaired passive range of motion.

What is KL1 in Paralympics?

The KL1 Class is for paracanoe paddlers who have very limited or no trunk function and no leg function. A KL1 class paddler is able to apply force predominantly using the arms and/or shoulders. These athletes will likely also have poor sitting balance and typically need a seat with a high backrest.

What disability is KL2?

This classification is one of several classification for athletes with lower limb deficiencies, impaired muscle power and/or impaired passive range of motion. The Australian Paralympic Committee defines this classification for “paddlers who have good use of the arms, but partial leg and trunk function.”

What is C5 in cycling?

C5 riders include those with movement affected at a low level in one arm, moderately affected in one leg, or the absence of all, or part of an arm. Riders in this class all have a have almost full power but cannot transmit it all entirely to the wheels.

What is sb3 in Paralympics?

S/SB13: Athletes have the least severe vision impairment eligible for Paralympic sport. They have the highest visual acuity and/or a visual field of less than 20 degrees radius. In order to ensure a fair competition athletes in the S/SB11 sport class are required to wear blackened goggles.

What is C4 in Paralympics?

C4 is a para-cycling classification. It includes people with lower limb impairments or issues with lower limb functionality. Disability groups covered by this classification include people with cerebral palsy, amputations and other lower limb impairments.

What does T 44 mean in Paralympics?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. T43 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics (track and jump events only), applying to athletes with “Double below knee amputation (or combined arm/leg amputation) or similar disability.” It includes ISOD classified athletes from the A4 and A9 classes.

What is Paralympic C4?

What is C4 para-cycling?

What does C1 mean in cycling?

Cycling sport classes run from C1-C5 Sport class C1 is allocated to athletes with the most severe activity limitation, while the sport class C5 is allocated to athletes with minimum impairments.

What is S12 disability?

S12 is for swimmers with a visual impairment. They have a restricted field of view and some cannot see the black line on the bottom of the pool. They can see the end of lane from one metre away.

Is Paracanoe a Paralympic sport?

The Paralympic version of the sport is governed by the International Canoe Federation (ICF), and a va’a -specific variant is governed by the International Va’a Federation (IVF). A meeting of the International Paralympic Committee in Guangzhou, China in 2010 decided to add paracanoe to the Paralympic programme.

What is the distance of a Paracanoe race?

At international level all paracanoe races are individual events and competed at a distance of 200m. Paracanoe began as an initiative by the International Canoe Federation (ICF) to allow athletes with an impairment to compete in the sport.

What are the rules of the game of football?

The game shall be commenced by a place kick from the centre of the ground by the side losing the toss, the other side shall not approach within 10 yards of the ball until it is kicked off. 3. After a goal is won the losing side shall kick off and goals shall be changed.

What is Paracanoe?

Paracanoe is the canoeing discipline for athletes with an impairment and races are contested by two types of boat, kayak (K) and va’a (V). The kayak is propelled by a double-blade paddle, while the va’a is an outrigger canoe which has an ama (second pontoon) as a support float and is used with a single-blade paddle.