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Paralympic partnerships

Helping to advance the paralympic movement for 10 years
 

We began our association with paralympic sport in 2008, when we became a partner of the London 2012 Games. Since then we have supported a number of high-profile events in para-sports, such as the 2015 IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships, 2015 and 2017 IPC Para Athletics World Championships, and most recently the Berlin 2018 World Para Athletics Europeans Championships.

 

We have also supported dual-format events, where para-sports has been integrated into the competition schedule of able-bodied sports, including the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, Baku 2015 European Games and most recently the 2018 Anniversary Games at the London Stadium.

Irma Khetsuriani, leader of the Georgian national para-fencing team and BP ambassador, won the World Champion title in the B-Group in November 2017

We are an international partner of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). In addition, we support a number of national paralympic teams including in the UK, US, Angola, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Georgia, Germany, Senegal, Singapore and Trinidad & Tobago.

 

We also proudly support some of the world’s best athletes.

 

We believe the human spirit is the most powerful energy of all.

 

The courage to achieve what matters most and be the very best you can be. It’s what drives David Behre and all para athletes to go further and overcome every challenge in their path.

When the world’s best athletes compete on the international stage, many will discover an energy within that they didn’t know they possessed. The energy within is also what drives BP to keep searching for newer, better, safer ways to provide the energy that the world needs.
Duncan BlakeDirector of brand, BP
Nyoshia Cain represents Trinidad & Tobago in the 100 and 200 metres in the T44 class
David Behre is a German paralympic sprinter in the T43 class

More #energywithin films are available on YouTube

Our paralympic partnerships around the world