The Sport Information Resource Centre
The Sport Information Resource Centre

What Do We Know About Sport-Related Concussions in Athletes with Disabilities?

Understanding how to prevent and assess concussions in athletes with disabilities is essential for improving athlete safety. Join SIRC to learn about strategies to improve concussion prevention and assessment in Para sport.

Infographic

Download


Athlete Stories

Para alpine skier Wizniewska on the track
Photo Credit: Canadian Paralympic Committee

Para alpine skier Karolina Wisniewska represented Canada at three Paralympic Games. She shares her story of how concussions affected her career in many different ways.


Videos

Concussion Care without Borders

Peter Leyser, Executive Director, Boccia Canada

François Prince, PhD, department of surgery, Faculty of medicine, University of Montreal

Literature Review

Download SIRC’s literature review


Canadian Research

The following research paper explores Para sport in relation to concussion assessment, management and prevention. Check out the comprehensive list of the latest Canadian concussion research.