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Reference : V-P-IN-E-00402
Date : 06/11/2022
Country/Region : INDIA
Caption : Uttar Pradesh, Noida. India's First International Wheelchair Basketball Tournament. Organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in collaboration with the Wheelchair Basketball Federation of India (WBFI) and the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI), the tournament focuses on increasing awareness of and facilitating participation in recreational and competitive parasports.
Photographer : SINGH, Daljeet
Person appearing :
MARKT, Jess (coach)
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The tournament features ten teams from Bangladesh, Cambodia, Lebanon, Libya, Nepal, Palestine, Syria and India competing in men's and women's categories, with seven men's and three women's teams.
The ICRC's regional delegation in New Delhi began supporting wheelchair basketball in 2014 as part of its Physical Rehabilitation Programme (PRP), which promotes social inclusion of people with disabilities.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5760x3840
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour