The aim of the initiative of 'My communication before the 2016 Paralympics' has been organized for the possible Paralympic medalists in order to improve their techniques and comunication skills and be able to face interwiews or reports by the media.
This project in included within the PROAD ADOP-Employment Program 2014-2016, signed by the ONCE Foundation, the Higher Sports Council and the Spanish Paralympic Commitee, and has the support of ILUNION, ONCE business group and its Foundation.
Xavi takes part in an inclusive conference of Sport
Our champion gave his testimony as a Paralympic athlete and explained his story to the people who came to this initiative organized by the Catalan Federation of Sports for the Physically Disabled.
Xavi also had the chance to show how he and his guide run and interact with the audience who listened enthusiastically to one of the most sucessful Spanish athletes of the Paralympic sport in the circuit mounted to run with a guide and with a blind athlete, fans participated pretending to be a blind athlete and a guide, so the audience had the opportunity to approach the sensations of Paralympic athletes.
The event was organized by the Catalan Federation of Sports for the disabled, with the support of the Catalab Federation of sports for people with cerebral palsy, the Catalan Federation of Sports for the blind and the Catalan Federation of Sports for the Deaf.