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Beijing Olympics 2008

News from Beijing

4 September 2008

Follow the Paralympics with extensive TV coverage

Paralympic supporters can keep up with all the action at the Beijing Games online and on the BBC this September.

The International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) internet channel ParalympicSport.TV will broadcast at least eight hours of live action each day to include coverage of athletics and wheelchair basketball, as well as a series of magazine programmes.

BBC are providing six hours of coverage every day on BBC interactive as well as a daily round-up show from 7-8pm on weekdays and at varying times over the weekend.

A detailed schedule of the live online coverage is available on www.paralympic.org while the BBC schedule is posted at http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/other_sports/disability_sport/6412941.stm

Loughborough University - Beijing 2008

Beijing facts

There are 55 Loughborough athletes in action at the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Did you know?

Former Olympic Champion Sebastian Coe is a Loughborough graduate.

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