BBC Sport - Rio 2016: One year until Rio Paralympics

One year until Rio Paralympics

Monday marks a year to go to the start of the Rio Paralympics.

The event will run from 7-18 September 2016 and will feature 4,350 athletes from 178 countries.

Over the 11 days of competition there will be 528 medal events across 22 sports with Para-canoe and Para-triathlon making their debuts.

Great Britain will be hoping to continue their strong Paralympic performances in Rio as BBC Sport's Kate Grey finds out.

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