Badminton And Taekwondo Are Making Their Paralympic Debuts In Tokyo

Posted by on August 24, 2021 11:08 am
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Peruvian Para badminton player Pedro Pablo de Vinatea trains during government-ordered coronavirus lockdown on June 13, 2020 in Lima, Peru. Badminton is making its debut at the Paralympic games this summer in Tokyo.

The two new sports are among the 22 that athletes will be competing in during this year’s summer games. Taekwondo will be the first full-contact Paralympic sport ever.

(Image credit: Raul Sifuentes/Getty Images)

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