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David Weir and Marcel Hug attend the photocall for the 2015 IPC Athletics Marathon World Championships at Tower Hotel. Preview: IPC Athletics Marathon World Championships

London, Great Britain, will see a 120 of the world’s best para-athletes in action with world titles up for grabs.

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Petrucio Ferreira on his way to breaking the 200m T47 world record at the 2015 IPC Athletics Grand Prix in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Teenager Ferreira smashes 200m T47 world record at Sao Paulo Grand Prix

He only started competing in 2014, but the 18-year-old look a strong contender ahead of October’s World Championships.

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Tatyana McFadden of the United States crosses the finish line to win the women's push rim wheelchair division of the 119th Boston Marathon on April 20, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. Tatyana McFadden aims for first marathon world title in London

After winning marathon grand slams in 2013 and 2014, the US wheelchair racer is targeting her first marathon world title on Sunday.

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A picture of a man in wheelchair celebrating his victory with a gold medal around his neck David Weir aims to maintain record over Marcel Hug at major Championships

The British Paralympic champion lines up at Sunday’s marathon World Championships knowing he’ll most probably have to beat the defending champion to land the world title.

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Ilse Hayes of South Africa Hayes becomes world’s fastest female para-athlete in São Paulo

South African makes history by clocking 11.89 on the first day of the IPC Athletics Grand Prix.

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City views from the air, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Five facts about São Paulo

The IPC Athletics Grand Prix starts in São Paulo on Thursday, but here are five facts you might not know about the city.

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