Paralympic day - 5th Gymnasium of Komotini

student using hand bike
Fri, 02 Dec 2022, 10:00 AM

On Friday, December 2, the Association 'PERPATO' at the invitation of the 5th gymnasium of Komotini, organized "Paralympic day at school" with 5 Paralympic sports demonstration stations. The activities took place in the Indoor Stadium of Komotini , where our athlete and member of the national wheelchair basketball team George Papadopoulos together with other members of our team actively helped in the conduct of the action and talked to the children about the Paralympic sport, the wheelchair movement, answered the students ' questions and held the demonstration of the sports "Wheelchair basketball" and Boccia.
The Paralympic sports stations were:
· Boccia
* Volleyball sitting athletes
· Goalball
.Wheelchair basketball
. Experiential game
. Wheelchair use and handbike

The 49 High School students passed through all stations. Most of them first came into contact with Paralympic sports. The purpose of this action was to entertain, inform and raise awareness among students and to form a positive attitude towards disability.