International Paralympic Committee (IPC)

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) plans to step up its anti-doping efforts amid further failed drugs test by powerlifters.

IPC Athletics, the International Paralympic Committee’s federation for para-athletics, has reached a 12-month agreement to make financial services company Allianz its first global partner.

Brand perception is at the forefront of energy company BP’s decision to become an International Partner of the International Paralympic Committee, Mike Sharrock, partnership director for Olympics and Paralympics at BP, told Sports Sponsorship Insider this month.

International oil and gas company BP has enhanced its backing of Paralympic sport by agreeing a deal to become an international partner of the International Paralympic Committee until the end of 2016.

The International Paralympic Committee is looking to double its number of global sponsors.

Matthew Glendinning, editor of Sports Sponsorship Insider, provides a round-up of articles found in the May issue of our monthly newsletter.

The International Paralympic Committee is looking to double its number of global sponsors from five to ten in the rights cycle covering Rio 2016 as it cashes in on the success of London 2012.

OTTO BOCK HEALTHCARE extended its worldwide partnership with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) through to the 2016 edition of the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, August 30