After a two-year break due to the coronavirus pandemic, a face-to-face kick-off event has been held again. From 16th March to 18th March 2022, colleagues from all over Europe met in Amsterdam to prepare for future tasks and set common goals – always with the focus on improving health and quality of people’s lives.
Paralympic cycling and the TELEFLEX “pink jersey” travel through Italy from south to north, promoting sport as a means of integration and independence. The Handbike tour “Giro d’Italia Handbike” is a competition for Paralympic athletes that was launched in 2009 and is a unique event on an international level.
In summer 2022, the department for children and youth sports in the DRS (German wheelchair sports association) will hold two wheelchair and mobility training courses for children and teenagers. The courses are conducted by specially trained teams of trainers, in which at least one trainer is a wheelchair user him- or herself. The parents of the participating children also take part in the training. Teleflex Medical GmbH in Germany has been supporting the DRS’s children and youth sports department as a partner for several years.
On April 8th to 10th the final/end-of-season 2021-22 “Freerider Ski Tour” event will take place in Madonna di Campiglio at the heart of Dolomites. A crowd of sit skiers will invade the ski slopes with their mono-skis to experience the mountains and have fun skiing. Teleflex s.r.l., Italy, has been sponsoring the Freerider Ski Tour since 2004.