Greek Government Confirms Lack of Support for Athens 2013

Athens, GRE – Four years after being awarded the right to host the 2013 Deaflympics, the Greek government has formally confirmed that it will not provide financial support for the games. The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf will now consider alternatives to Greece…

Venus Williams came from behind to reach the third round at Wimbledon

LONDON — Venus Williams came from behind to reach the third round at Wimbledon here Wednesday in a grueling three-hour battle with 40-year-old Japanese opponent Kimiko Date-Krumm. Williams, seeded 23, is feeling her way back into tennis after a five-month lay-off following an injury sustained…

Nadal survives Murray battle to make final

Nadal survives Murray battle to make final

Rafael Nadal needed to produce one of his most stunning performances on clay on Saturday to edge an injured Andy Murray 6-4 2-6 6-1 and book a place in the final of the Monte Carlo Masters. For the 15th time in the last two decades,…

EX-DSA President Ms. Rebecca Adam Appointed To ICSD Board

EX-DSA President Ms. Rebecca Adam Appointed To ICSD Board

EX-DSA President Ms. Rebecca Adam Appointed To ICSD Board The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD) has announced that Ex-President of Deaf Sports Australia Ms. Rebecca Adam has been appointed to the International Committee of Sports for the Deaf Board temporarily, to fill…

Greek Government Confirms Lack of Support for Athens 2013

Greek Government Confirms Lack of Support for Athens 2013

Athens, GRE – Four years after being awarded the right to host the 2013 Deaflympics, the Greek government has formally confirmed that it will not provide financial support for the games. The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf will now consider alternatives to Greece…

ADG-2012 BULLETIN

ADG-2012 BULLETIN

Welcome to our November edition of the Games bulletin. We have so much to tell and Update you with the Games Program. It is exciting and we are in Geelong, one of the most popular holiday destinations in Australia. As of early November, we have…

Gavin Balharrie appointed Chief De Mission of Australian Deaf Team for 2012 Asia Pacific Deaf Games Seoul, South Korea

Gavin Balharrie appointed Chief De Mission of Australian Deaf Team for 2012 Asia Pacific Deaf Games Seoul, South Korea

Gavin Balharrie appointed Chief De Mission of Australian Deaf Team for 2012 Asia Pacific Deaf Games Seoul, South Korea It is with great pleasure that Deaf Sports Australia announces that Gavin Balharrie has been appointed as the Chef de Mission of the Australian Deaf Sports…

Possible changes to starting procedures for deaf

Possible changes to starting procedures for deaf

A BREAKTHROUGH legal challenge involving a deaf Queensland junior sprinter could eventually lead to radical changes to starting procedures at Olympic Games level. Deaf track and field athletes currently remain at a significant disadvantage because athletics, unlike swimming, has refused to allow the use of…