Community Inclusion through Sport

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Australian Swimmers to take on World’s best at the 2017 INAS Swimming World Championships in Mexico

Australian swimmers will take on the World’s best at the 2017 INAS Swimming World Championships in Aguascalientes, Mexico from the 29th of November to the 4th of December. Returning to South America after their domination of the pool at the 2015 Global Games in Ecuador, team officials are confident of… Read more

2019 INAS GLOBAL GAMES: Major International Sporting Events to work together

The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation and the Global Games Sports Company working together to support the development of inclusive sport to challenge perceptions, change attitudes and strengthen communities locally and globally. The Global Games Sports Company (GGSC) and the The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) have… Read more

2019 INAS GLOBAL GAMES: Appointment of Accor Hotels as Official Provider of Accommodation

The Global Games Sports Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Accor Hotels as the Official Provider of Accommodation for the 2019 INAS Global Games. After an extensive review of options to accommodate the 1000 plus athletes, 500 officials along with families and friends that will visit in Brisbane… Read more

2019 INAS GLOBAL GAMES Countdown Begins – 2 Years to Go

Assistant Minister of State Assisting the Premier Jennifer Howard MP, launched the countdown to the 2019 INAS Global Games today at a function held in Brisbane today. “The Queensland Government is proud to be the presenting partner of the INAS Global Games – Brisbane 2019, and I have no doubt… Read more

Rivett Heads to Portugal for World Championship

Brisbane athlete Andre Rivett will compete in the SU-DS Athletics Championships in Portugal starting on Thursday 12 October.  Australia’s sole and first representative at the Athletics World Championships for athletes with Down Syndrome departed Australia on Sunday excited, nervous and confident. Sport Inclusion Australia CEO Robyn Ssmith was in Brisbane… Read more

Marie Little Champions Scholarship 2018

In 2014, Sport Inclusion Australia (Formerly AUSRAPID) Board decided to create a scholarship to acknowledge the immense contribution throughout Australia which Marie T Little made to social inclusion for people with a disability using sport as the medium. Marie was involved in developing the guidelines just before she became ill… Read more


INAS Global Games 2019

INAS Global Games 2019 中文 (Chinese)

The 2019 INAS Global Games, a week long championship featuring nine sports and attracting over 1000 of the world’s elite athletes, who just happen to have an intellectual disability… If you didn’t know, you wouldn’t!

About Us

We work with National Sporting Organisations to assist them build the capacity to be inclusive of athletes with a disability.

Sport Inclusion Australia is a National Sporting Organisation for athletes with an integration difficulties, primarily those with an intellectual disability.

Sport Inclusion Australia does not conduct events, but rather advocates for the inclusion and development of programs, which focus on the ability of the individual.

2019 Global Games – Brisbane

Sport Inclusion Australia, formerly AUSRAPID, is a national sporting organisation established in 1986 to assist the inclusion of people with an intellectual disability into the mainstream community using sport as the medium. Sport Inclusion Australia has worked within the Australian sporting sector with outstanding success and is proud of the increasing numbers of sporting organisations and clubs taking responsibility for inclusion with the focus on ability and based on social inclusion principles.

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