With the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games postponed, SNPC Selection Committee has come together to revise the selection policy given the COVID-19 situation that has happened throughout the world.
The selection policy for the 11th ASEAN Para Games is now available for download.
Philippines Sports Commission (PSC) declared in a recent statement to the press that the 10th ASEAN Para Games (APG) 2020 will be cancelled in order to address the coronavirus pandemic that has swept the nation. In light of the decision from PSC, Major General Osoth Bhavilai, President of the ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF) regretfully confirmed the official cancellation of APG 2020 in a letter to participating National Paralympic Committees (NPCs).
Following the announcement from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee regarding the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has reacted with a statement of their own: the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic games will also be postponed.
The ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF) and the Philippine Local Organising Committee (LOC) of APG has regrettably announced that in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic in the global and ASEAN regions, APG will be deferred to a date indefinitely determined.
The ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF) officially recommended to call off the biennial event as a precaution against the deadly outbreak.
Team Singapore gears up for upcoming SEA Games, optimism soars for 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games & 2020 Asean Para Games
Taking place in the Philippines after the 2019 SEA Games from 18 to 25 January 2020, 61 Team Singapore athletes will compete across 12 sports at the 10th ASEAN Para Games.