Paralympics Games 2020
Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Games
Are set for August 24 to September 5, 2021
This postponement resulted
From the coronavirus pandemic
That’s sweeping through nations
Paralympic athletes compete in different sports.
These range from archery, athletics, Badminton
To team sports like Football, Basketball, and Rugby
Paralympic Football is an adaptation of association football.
Wheelchair Rugby is a contact sport for players with disabilities.
These disability athletes compete in groups –
Amputee, cerebral palsy, visual impairment,
Spinal cord injuries, intellectual disability,
And those disabilities that don’t fit the previous categories
It’s similar in grouping athlete by age, gender or weight
Paralympic athletes train with a coach.
They are geared to meet the standards of their group
And are taught about their competition requirements
These basic procedures make them eligible to compete
“Omniscient One, you have created each person with a unique potential. Help the disabled during summer and winter to compete, and bond with other competitors in the spirit of these sports.”