5 Live Paralympics

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20120829

Shelagh Fogarty previews the Paralympics and hears from friends and family of the athletes

Shelagh Fogarty previews the 2012 Paralympic Games and hears from friends and family of the athletes, plus the 5 live commentators who will be covering the event.

20120830

Shelagh Fogarty and John Inverdale are live from the London Paralympics, bringing news and sport from around the UK and the world.

Shelagh Fogarty and John Inverdale are live at the London Paralympics.

John Inverdale has a round-up of the day's sport news and the latest from the Paralympics.

John Inverdale has a round-up of the day's sport news and the latest from the London Paralympics.

20120831

Shelagh Fogarty and John Inverdale are live from the London Paralympics.

All the events and action from the London 2012 Paralympics. Shelley Woods and Hannah Cockroft qualify from their heats and we speak to the families of some Paralympian athletes.

20120901

Live coverage from the London 2012 Paralympics with Shelagh Fogarty. Catch up on the day's action plus live updates from the athletics track in the Olympic Stadium.

Live coverage from the London 2012 Paralympics with Shelagh Fogarty.

20120902

Russell Fuller is live from the Olympic Park for day four of the Paralympic Games.

Russell Fuller is live from the Olympic Park for day four of competition at the Paralympic Games.

Live coverage from the London 2012 Paralympics with Shelagh Fogarty. Catch up on the day's action including cycling in the Velodrome, swimming in the Aquatics Centre and rowing from Eton Dorney.

Live coverage from the London 2012 Paralympics with Shelagh Fogarty.

20120904

More medals for Paralympics GB - now second in the table behind China.

There's a silver in the equestrian for Sophie Wells, in the Individual Freestyle Test - Grade 4 - that's for riders who are able to walk, but have either impaired vision or have limited use of their limbs

In the Boccia, Daniel Bentley, Zoe Robinson, David Smith and captain Nigel Murray beat Portugal in the Mixed Team BC1/2 Bronze medal match - the BC1 and 2 class is for players with Cerebal Palsy.

and there was bronze for Matt Skelhon in the mixed R6 50 metres prone SH1 Rifle at the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich - that's for shooters able to support the weight of their own rifles.

Also full coverage of David Cameron's cabinet reshuffle throughout the programme.

Shelagh has full coverage from the Olympic Park with Tanni Grey-Thompson and Kelly Holmes.

John Inverdale presents the best of tonight's Paralympic action from the Olympic Stadium.

A silver in the equestrian for Sophie Wells, and bronzes in the Boccia and shooting.

20120905

Jonathan Inverdale presents live Paralympic coverage.

Jonathan Inverdale presents live Paralympic coverage, plus the latest from the US Open tennis at Flushing Meadows. Andy Murray is due to face Marin Cilic in the quarter finals.

Cyclist Sarah Storey wins her third gold medal - this time in the C5 time trial.

Cyclist Sarah Storey wins her 3rd Gold - this time in the C5 time trial, and Mark Colbourne has won a silver in his C1 time trial. The C5 class is for cyclists who have an upper limb disability, or minimal learning difficulties, and the C1 is for riders with severe lower leg disabilities.

Also, the most highly-anticipated paralympic sport - Murderball - or Wheelchair Rugby starts at the basketball arena - Shelagh's live at the Olympic Park with Tanni Grey Thompson with all the action, and full coverage of Prime Minister's Questions from Westminster.

20120906

The man shot dead with two of his relatives in the French Alps is named as Saad al-Hilli.

The man found shot dead with two female relatives in the French Alps is named as Saad al-Hilli from Surrey. Two children survived the attack, one is seriously ill in hospital with gunshot wounds.

Shelagh is at the Olympic Park for Day 8 of the Paralympics - with Helena Lucas winning Britain's first ever Gold medal in Paralympic sailing in Weymouth.

John Inverdale has a round-up of the day's sport news, plus Paralympics action.

John Inverdale has a round-up of the day's sport news, plus commentary and updates throughout the evening from the Paralympics, on day eight of competition.

20120907

The British team wins it's 10th Athletics Gold medal, with Josie Pearson breaking two world records in the F51 discus throw, and two of our female hand-cyclists cross the line hand-in-hand at brands hatch for the bronze medal - awarded to Rachel Morris, whose wheel is slightly ahead of her team-mate Karen Darke's. Shelagh and Tanni Grey-Thompson have all the action from the games.

Josie Pearson wins gold in the F51 discus throw, and our hand cyclists win a bronze.

20120908

The day's news and live commentary from the London 2012 Paralympics with Russell Fuller. Including updates from the first Twenty20 match between England and South Africa at Chester-le-Street.

News and commentary from the London 2012 Paralympics with Russell Fuller.

Live coverage from the London 2012 Paralympics with John Inverdale. Plus coverage of the men's US Open tennis semi-finals.

John Inverdale has the latest from the Olympic Park, plus US Open tennis.

20120909

John Inverdale presents the closing ceremony from the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

John Inverdale presents live coverage of the Paralympics closing ceremony. Plus US Open tennis updates from the women's singles final.

A review of the day's events in the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

20160908

Jonathan Overend and Tanni Grey-Thompson presents live coverage from the Paralympic Games, with action from the track cycling, athletics and swimming.

20160909

Jonathan Overend and Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Paralympic Games, including the finals in track cycling, athletics and swimming.

Gigi Salmon looks ahead to the day's coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games, including rowing, athletics and track cycling.

20160910

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games featuring table tennis, track cycling, swimming and athletics finals.

20160911

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games, featuring tonight's swimming and athletics finals.

20160912

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games, featuring tonight's athletics and swimming finals.

20160913

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games, featuring tonight's swimming and athletics finals.

20160913

20160914

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games, including more swimming and athletics action.

20160914

20160915

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games, featuring swimming and athletics finals.

20160915

20160916

Gigi Salmon presents build up to coverage from the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Today's action includes swimming, athletics and table tennis.

20160916

Coverage from the Rio Paralympics with the night's swimming and athletics finals.

20160916

20160917

Jonathan Overend and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson present live coverage from the Rio Paralympic Games with swimming and athletics finals on the penultimate day of action.

At The Paralympics20120903

Ellie Simmonds breaks her own world record in the qualifying heats of the SM6 200M individual medley - the final is tonight, and Natasha Baker wins a second gold in the freestyle test grade 2 in the equestrian, for severely disabled riders, who have reasonable balance and abdominal control.

The paralympic cyclist, Jody Cundy, tells Shelagh that apologising for his outburst after being disqualified from his individual time trial is helping him focus on future races

Shelagh has a full round up of paralympic events, and chats to Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson and the paralympian swimmer, Marc Woods.

Ellie Simmonds breaks a world record in the qualifiers, and another gold in the equestrian

Blade Of Glory2016072320160830

With the Paralympics only weeks away 5 live Sport looks at the evolution of the blade.

The inventor of the blade, Van Phillips, discusses how, after receiving a substandard prosthetic, he shaped the future of Paralympic competition.

We also examine the controversy surrounding the technological advances and how the blade has transformed the lives of non-athletes.

Presented by Alison Walker and Eleanor Oldroyd.

Opening Ceremony20120829

John Inverdale, Gordon Farquhar and guests host live coverage of the Paralympics opening ceremony, plus a preview of the sporting action and medal hopes.

John Inverdale and Gordon Farquhar host live coverage of the Paralympics opening ceremony.

Rio 2016 Paralympics Preview20160906

Jonathan Overend and Gigi Salmon present a preview of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games.