National Paralympic Committee (NPC) Nepal
(Formerly known as National Para Sports Association (NPSA))
Post Box No: 13946,
T. 977-1-4479627 / 4499222
Nepal had been consistently participated the Far East and South Pacific Games for the Disabled (FESPIC) since 1975. And recently Asian Paralympic Committee is formed under the IPC. Now APC is covering almost all paralympic sports for the disabled in Asia along with the participation in each paralympic games.
Nepalese Athletes Left an initial history of international participation in disabled sports by FESPIC games and then Athens 2004 Paralympic Games being able to make significant achievement.
For the first time in the year of 2004, the National Paralympic Committee enabled Nepal's participation to Athens 2004 Paralympic games with four members delegation among which two were disabled, one female Athlete with visually impaired.
After the Olympic Gate open in 2004 Nepal has been able to participate in each paralympic games like Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and Asian Youth Para Games 2009, Tokyo Japan are the concrete evidence of the ability of participating of NPC in such important events.
Furthermore, Asian Paralympic Games 2010, Guangzhou, China has become another historical participation with a large number of athletes including wheelchairs and also women athletes of wheelchair bound. The London 2012 Paralympic Games are also taking in priority list of international participation. Simultaneously the training of the athletes and coaches in the country and abroad are also in the list of current action plan of NPC Nepal.
It is also considered a very important aspect that national sports council (NSC), Nepal Olympic Committee (NOC), National Federation of the Disabled (NFD), and some other sports organizations for person with disabilities working in national level, necessary co-operation and co-ordination is admired an important support of NPC for the enhancement and upliftment in the country.
It is also very important the support of the government of Nepal, which we are having, is also considered a most. In this connection with mutual co-operation to set up initial background and accessible infrastructures like stadium, gymnasium and other essentials must be set as soon as possible.