CLASSIFICATION IN PARA CANOE
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There are two disciplines, each with a specific classification which is based on the same principle.
KL1/VL1 is for athletes who propel with their arms only.
KL2/VL2 propel themselves with their arms and trunk.
KL3/VL3 have full function of their arms and trunk, and partial function in the legs.
ELIGIBLE IMPAIRMENT TYPES
Impaired muscle power
Impaired passive range of movement