Paralympic event schedule for Paris 2024 revealed

A total of 141 medal events will take place in the swimming pool of the Paris La Defense Arena from 29 August to 7 September 01 Feb 2023
An underwater image of three female Para swimmers jumping in the water at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
Para swimming has been part of all editions of the Paralympic Games from Rome 1960 to Tokyo 2020
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By Paris 2024 and World Para Swimming

The complete event calendar for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games has been announced. 

It includes the 141 Para swimming medal events which will take place at the Paris La Defense Arena from 29 August to 7 September, always with heats in the mornings and finals in the afternoon-evening sessions.

The men’s 400m freestyle S9 will see the first Para swimming medallists on the podium in the French capital.

The programme concludes on 7 September next year with the mixed 4x100m medley 34 points relay final.

The complete Paris 2024 Paralympic Games event schedule* can be found here.

A total of 605 athletes (325 male and 280 female) are set to compete in the La Defense Arena swimming pool.

Para swimming has been part of the Paralympic Games programme since the inaugural edition in Rome, Italy, in 1960.

China finished first in the medal standings at Tokyo 2020 with 19 gold medals and 56 podiums.

* The competition schedule is subject to change until the conclusion of the Paralympic Games.