One Year To Go to the Paralympic Games

This weekend we celebrate one year to go to the London 2012 Paralympic Games, with tickets going on sale in just two weeks' time. We've just released the full competition schedule and ticket prices, so you can start planning now before applying from Friday 9 September to Monday 26 September 2011.

There are brilliant-value tickets on offer to experience sport like never before. Half of tickets are priced at £10 or less, 75% are £20 or less. There are also special price tickets for under 16s and over 60s. Plus, you can buy day passes which give you the chance to see a variety of sports in one day at either the Olympic Park, ExCeL or The Royal Artillery Barracks.

View the full competition schedule and ticket prices and sign up now for everything you need to know.

Join us for International Paralympic Day – Thursday 8 September

Just ahead of tickets going on sale, we'll be celebrating International Paralympic Day in Trafalgar Square. The likes of 'Blade Runner' Oscar Pistorius and a whole host of GB and international athletes will be there showcasing the 20 Paralympic sports featuring at the Games. Come down and join us or tune in to Channel 4's 'That Paralympic Show' for all the action.         

Paralympic champion Esther Vergeer is a phenomenon: she is unbeaten in over 410 Wheelchair Tennis singles matches, dating back more than eight years. Which makes her arguably the greatest living sportswoman on the planet.