World Para Swimming Championships

Malaysia to Lose $1.6 Million After Being Stripped of Para Swimming Championships

Feb. 6, 2019 KUCHING, Malaysia – Malaysia is projected to lose $1.6 million CAD ($1.2 million U.S.) after being stripped  by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) from hosting this summer’s World Para Swimming Championships due to the country banning Israeli athletes. The move came after petitions  from B’nai Brith Canada and others urged the IPC to relocate …

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Malaysia Stripped Of Hosting World Para Swimming Championships

Jan. 27, 2019 By Daniel Koren Manager, Media Relations & Communications B’nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – Thanks to a mounting worldwide campaign, including a petition from B’nai Brith Canada that garnered more than 1,500 signatures, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced today that Malaysia will be stripped of its role as host of the World Para Swimming …

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