Welcome to Parafed Wellington
At Parafed Wellington we inspire, enable and achieve.
We do this through our members and supporters being involved in sporting,
recreation or leisure opportunities.
We work with a range of organisations and partners to make our members
sporting and recreational lives as great as possible.
Rio 2016 - records broken all round
New Zealand finishes with 21 medals – 9 GOLD, 5 SILVER, 7 BRONZE – 3 medals over target. On the overall medals, New Zealand finishes 13th – its highest finish ever (Athens 2004 – 16th) On medals per... More
Kate Horan sets new Paralympic Record
Kate Horan was the first New Zealand Paralympian to compete today in the Women’s 3km Pursuit C4 and did it in style, setting a Paralympic record and personal best time of 4:02.608. Kate will ride off for the... More
Mary Fisher wins New Zealand’s second GOLD medal of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games in a dominant display
Paralympian Mary Fisher smashed her competitors in the Women's 100m Backstroke S11 in Rio de Janeiro tonight, winning New Zealand’s second GOLD medal of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Fisher took out the win... More
Fourth Paralympian to join Parafed Wellington
Today Amanda Cameron joined Parafed Wellington. This means we now have FOUR members heading off to Rio in September. More
Parafed Wellington Named Finalist in Wellington Airport Community Awards
For the 3rd year running, Parafed Wellington has been named a Finalist in the Wellington Airport Community Awards. This year we submitted our Youth Group programme for an Award. The Awards ceremony will be... More