Representatives of the sports clubs who confirmed the establishment of the new Para Moravia Cup athletics league with their signatures - PARA Athletics Ssk-Vítkovice, AC Wozmeni Zlín and Emilova sportovní, z.s. Other representatives - Athletika Olomouc - handicapped section and Slovak ŠK Sportlife BB participated on-line.
They are the organizers of the Czech Open international competitions, which the Olomouc club organizes every year and where competitors from all over the Czech Republic and abroad meet. The race takes place in the summer months and has already had 14 successful editions.
The Slovak club ŠK SPORTLIFE BB is a relatively young para-athletics club, co-founded by Marián Kuřeja - Paralympian, holder of two bronze medals from Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020.
Emil's Sports, z.s. is an association founded in 2018 by the Emil Foundation for the purpose of developing sports and physical activities for people with disabilities. In what way?
This club brings together physically handicapped athletes and is dedicated to para-athletics. Athletics means shot put, discus throw and javelin throw. All these events are thrown from a seated position.
At the inception there were only four athletes, since then their membership has grown and currently has over 20 active members and 6 of them are representatives!