Is the Paralympic sports system unfair to certain athletes with disabilities?
Designed to make competition between athletes with different disabilities fair, is the classification system for Paralympic sports flawed, easily manipulated and lacking credibility?
Watch Paralympics: The Unfair Games? and more acclaimed documentaries on BBC Select today. Restrictions apply*.
Paralympics: The Unfair Games? on BBC Select
In this BBC investigative documentary, former Paralympic athlete Richie Powell meets other athletes and coaches, some of whom have jettisoned their dreams due to perceived inequality. Could the system be fairer?
More documentaries you might like...
Coffee culture is big business. But is something nasty lurking in that cup of joe?
Overprotected? Untangle the law, fans, and hype in the case for Britney’s conservatorship.
BBC Select free trial
BBC Select is available in Canada on Amazon Prime Video Channels or the Apple TV app for only $6.99 a month. Start a free trial today and stream documentaries from the BBC and beyond. Restrictions apply*.
Black Friday offer
Subscribe to BBC Select on Amazon Prime Video Channels between 18th to 28th November and get the first 2 months for only $1.99**