Disability sport calendar

British wheelchair tennis star Gordon Reid became the third Briton to finish 2016 as world number one, following fellow Scots Andy and Jamie Murray
British wheelchair tennis star Gordon Reid became the third Briton to finish 2016 as world number one, following fellow Scots Andy and Jamie Murray

BBC Sport picks out the key sporting events of 2017.

*The list will be updated with further fixtures and events as they are confirmed; dates and venues are subject to change.

APRIL 2017

10-14: South Africa wheelchair tennis open, Johannesburg, South Africa

13-15: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Tunis, Tunisia

17: Boston Marathon

20-22: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Sao Paulo

23: London Marathon

24-29: Shooting World Cup, Szczecin, Poland

24-30: Powerlifting World Cup, Montreal, Canada

27-30: British Para-swimming International Meet, Ponds Forge, Sheffield

MAY 2017

1-7: Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup, Italy

5-7: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Rieti, Italy

4-7: Powerlifting World Cup, Eger, Hungary

10-14: IWAS wheelchair fencing World Cup, Stadskanaal, Netherlands

12-13: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Arizona, USA

13-14: Para-rowing International regatta, Gavirate, Italy

13-15: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Beijing China

13-20: World Table Tennis Team Championships, Bratislava, Slovakia

25-4 June: Shooting World Cup, Cheongju, South Korea

30-31 May: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Paris, France

JUNE 2017

2-5: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Nottwil, Switzerland

8-10: French Open tennis, Roland Garros

9-11: World Para Swimming World Series, Indianapolis, USA

17-18: World Para Athletics Grand Prix, Berlin, Germany

17-24: European Boccia Championships, Povoa, Portugal

19-1 July: European Wheelchair Basketball Championships, Tenerife, Spain

20-25: Irish Para Badminton international, Dublin

24-2 July: IWRF European Wheelchair Rugby Championships, Koblenz, Germany

28-3 July: IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Cup, Warsaw, Poland

JULY 2017

6-9: World Para-swimming World Series, Berlin, Germany

13-16: Wimbledon singles and doubles

14-23: World ParaAthletics Championships, Olympic Stadium, London

18-30: Summer Deaflympics, Samsun, Turkey

AUGUST 2017

1-6: British Open wheelchair tennis, Nottingham

3-6: World Junior ParaAthletics Championships, Nottwil, Switzerland

8-11: Special Olympics GB National Games, Sheffield

31-3 September: UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

SEPTEMBER 2017

6-10: IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Cup, Atlanta, USA

7-10: US Open wheelchair tennis, New York

12-17: World Para-Archery Championships, Beijing, China

22-27: FEI European Equestrian Championships, Gotheburg, Sweden

23-30: Multi-sports - Invictus Games, Toronto

24: Berlin Marathon

24-1 October: World Para Rowing Championships, Sarasota-Bradenton, USA

26-5 October: European Table Tennis Championships, Lasko, Slovenia

30-7 October: IPC Swimming World Championships, Mexico City

30-7 October: IPC Powerlifting World Championships, Mexico City

OCTOBER 2017

8: Chicago Marathon

17-19: IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Cup, Pisa, Italy

21-26: World Para Badminton Championships, Ulsan, South Korea

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