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UIPM appoints Paul Baudet (FRA) as Head of Classification

Para Pentathlon

The UIPM Para-Sports movement is gaining momentum all the time and the latest sign of progress is the appointment of Paul Baudet (FRA) as Head of Classification.

This newly-created role is part of the UIPM Para-Sports Regulations and the Head of Classification will be responsible for the direction, administration, coordination and implementation of all classification matters for the remainder of the Tokyo 2020 cycle.

Paul Baudet, a current member of the UIPM Para-Pentathlon Commission, is a qualified UIPM Classifier who speaks Spanish, English and Russian as well as his native French.

He said: “I am very proud and grateful to have the opportunity to work for UIPM and I am eager to get started.

“Our challenge is to make UIPM Para-Sports a more established part of the Paralympic movement, offering Modern Pentathlon to more people than ever before, regardless of physical barriers.”

UIPM gained membership to the International Paralympic Committee in 2014.

Find out more about the UIPM Para-Sports movement.

Discover more about how to become a UIPM Classifier.

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