Five players out of 12 from each team are on the court at any one time and throughout the game the total point value of each team on court must not exceed 14 points.Boccia Boccia is unique to the Paralympic Games and was refined from an ancient Greek ball tossing game by the Italians in the 16th century.Finally, amputees and cyclists with permanent locomotor deficiencies compete in individual road race events using cycles specifically constructed for their needs.Handcycling was included for the first time at the Athens Paralympic Games.Wheelchair racing, 60m sprint was included in the Paralympic Games for the first time in Tokyo, 1964.This continued to be the standard racing distance until Toronto, 1976, when 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m events were introduced.She has also bagged gold in 2006 South Asian Games and a bronze in 2009 Martial Art Games..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before.action_button:hover .count:before.u-margin-left--sm.u-flex.u-flex-auto.u-flex-none.bullet.
It is a game of precision with leather balls thrown as close as possible to a white target ball (the jack) on a long, narrow field of play.Garima Chaudhary's Medal Record2006: Gold - South Asian Games 2007: Gold - Junior Asian Championships 2008: Silver - Junior Asian Championships 2009: Bronze - Junior Asian Championships 2011: Gold - Martial Art Games Hailing from Meerut, UP, Chaudhary was selected for the Junior Asian Championships at 14 years of age and participated in the Commonwealth Judo Championships in 2004.A consistent top performer at the national level, Chaudhary has won a gold in 2007 Junior Asian Championships, followed by a silver and a bronze in 20 respectively.(From R) Dana Vollmer of USA, Alicia Coutts of Australia and Claire Donahue of USA compete in the second semi-final of the women’s 100m Butterfly on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on 28 July 2012 Imogen Bankier of Great Britain returns a shot against Alexandr Nikolaenko and Valeria Sorokina (L) of Russia during their Mixed Doubles Badminton on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Arena on 28 July 2012.(L-R) Silver medallist Sylwia Bogacka of Poland, gold medallist Yi Siling of China and bronze medallist Yu Dan of China celebrate during the Victory Ceremony for the women’s 10m Air Rifle Shooting final on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at The Royal Artillery Barracks on 28 July 2012 Shintaro Ikeda of Japan reacts after a shot against Nadiezda Zieba and Robert Mateusiak of Poland during their Mixed Doubles Badminton on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Arena on 28 July Shintaro Ikeda (L) and Reiko Shiota (R) of Japan return a shot against Nadiezda Zieba and Robert Mateusiak of Poland during Mixed Doubles Badminton on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Arena on 28 July Ekaterina Davydenko of Russia scores a goal past Neide Barbosa of Angola to help her team to victory in the women’s Handball preliminaries group A – match 1, on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Copperbox on 28 July.In the early Eighties, the visually impaired were the first group of athletes to compete, and athletes with cerebral palsy and amputees began racing at the International Games for the Disabled in 1984.Up until the 1992 Paralympics, the competitons for each of these different groups were held separately.The only Indian judoka to qualify for the upcoming London Olympics, Garima Chaudhary will represent the country in the 63kg category in the London Games.The 22-year old is currently ranked at 94 in the 63kg category in the International Judo Federation (IJF) list and is the only Indian to grace the coveted list.(Wheelchair) Basketball Wheelchair Basketball was developed by Sir Ludwig Guttmann at Stoke Mandeville Hospital following WWII as a form of rehabilitation for injured war veterans.Basketball became a Paralympic Games sport at the first Games in Rome in 1960.