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Australia's Winter Paralympians set to receive medal funding like Olympic counterparts in Beijing 2022

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
December 27 2021 - 6:30pm
For the first time Paralympians in Beijing will receive medal funding, in another one-off funding promise by the federal government. Picture: Getty

Winter Paralympians will receive medal funding for the first time next year in Beijing like their Olympic counterparts, but summer para-athletes will not be so lucky heading into the Commonwealth Games.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

Journalist

Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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