Palaestra is a quarterly publication in the US designed
to be a single responsible source of valuable information for those interested
in sport, physical education and recreation involving individuals with
disabilities. It is published in cooperation with the Adapted Physical Activity
Council of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and
Dance; United States Paralympics, a division of the United States Olympic
Committee; and the Education Committee of the Professional Association of
Therapeutic Horsemanship International.
Palaestra is a Greek word meaning sport
school or gymnasium. The focus of the magazine is on people not disabilities. Feature articles focus on the activities of various
disability sports organisations including special events and
Peter Rimmer contributes articles and photographs on Para-Sports including covers for the issues below.