Thomas Hamer has won a silver medal in the men’s 200m freestyle S14 final at the Rio Paralympic Games.
Jarrow’s Josef Craig MBE has won a bronze medal in the men’s 100m freestyle S8 final at the Rio Paralympic Games.
Laurence Whiteley and Lauren Rowles have won gold in the TA (trunk and arms) mixed double sculls, at the Rio Paralympic Games.
Kadeena Cox has become the first British Paralympian to win a medal in two sports at the same Games since 1988.
On only the second day of the Rio Paralympic Games, sprinter Jonnie Peacock added a seventh gold medal to Great Britain's early medal haul.
Redcar’s Terry Bywater, 33, got off to a strong start at the Paralympic Games in Rio, helping his wheelchair basketball side to win their...
Teesside’s Matt Crossen has opened his Rio 2016 account, playing as part of Great Britain’s 7-a-side team on day one of the Paralympic Games. ParalympicsGB suffered a 2-1 defeat against host-nation Brazil in the Deodoro Stadium.