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RIO 2016 PARALYMPIC GAMES

The Ultimate Test of Upper Body Strength

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Eleiko was selected as the equipment supplier for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and provided the organizing committee with event support in addition to custom logoed equipment.
“the talent and hard work of each Eleiko employee was remarkable and truly had a significant impact on each individual athlete.”
Jorge Moreno, Powerlifting Sport Senior Manager, International Paralympic Committee
In close cooperation with the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Organizing Committee, Eleiko supplied the Games with the world's finest quality World Para Powerlifting certified equipment. This included one fully equipped competition station, ten fully equipped warm-up stations and 40 fully equipped training stations. All the equipment met IPC WPPO certification standards, and ensure participating athletes were well supported during the competition with all their training, warm up and competition equipment needs.

The equipment was delivered with custom branding created specifically for the event in accordance with Organizing Committees requirements.

Eleiko highly experienced team was on site for the duration of the competition. The team arrived early to manage the event installation, stayed for the duration of the competition to ensure all equipment in the training hall and competition stage performed to our exacting standards. The team also managed the tear down in and helped ensure the event's success.