Announcement: Decisions made in two IPC Board of Appeal cases

18 July 2016
Lausanne (SUI)
The appeals of two USA athletes against classification decisions were not upheld.

Kinga Kiss-Johnson and Natalie Wells, both from the USA, issued appeals against sport class status non-eligible decisions given by World Archery classifiers. Both cases were heard by the IPC Board of Appeal of Classification.

In neither case could the board identify a breach of procedures made by World Archery classifiers. The status of not eligible for para archery competition was upheld for both athletes.

USA Archery has been notified of the decision.

The reason decisions will be published within 28 days of 15 July 2016, the date of notification of the decisions.

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