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Official website of World Para Athletics

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    Richard Whitehead of Great Britain Richard Whitehead of Great Britain wins the men's 200 meter T42 final at Olympic Stadium at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. © • Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

    The next World Para Athletics Championships will take place in London, Great Britain, from 14-23 July 2017.

    The event will form part of London's Summer of World Athletics, when for the first time the World Para Athletics Championships and the IAAF World Championships will be held in the same city. Over four magical weeks, the world's top athletes will bring the roar back to the iconic stadium in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park that witnessed the successful London 2012 Paralympic Games.

    The World Para Athletics Championships will include 213 medal events, featuring approximately 1,300 athletes, and will be held across 10 days of competiton.

    The Qualification Criteria can be found in the related documents column on the left side.

    The official event website can be found here.

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