The INAS Global Games is the world’s largest sporting event for elite athletes with intellectual impairment. In Brisbane 2019, over 1000 elite athletes will compete across nine sports in a captivating and inspirational celebration of sport, culture and ability.
INAS Global Games Brisbane
The INAS Global Games is a world-class sporting competition that represents the peak of sporting achievement. Held once every four years, the Global Games sees competitors from over 80 countries vying for the honour of being recognised as the best in their field.
INAS is the recognised International Sport Organisation for athletes with an intellectual impairment and full member of the International Paralympic Committee…
Global Games Sports Company
The Global Games Sports Company was established by Sport Inclusion Australia in February 2016 as a separate constituted entity to conduct the INAS Global Games…
Sport Inclusion Australia
Sport Inclusion Australia is the recognised national sporting organisation for athletes with an intellectual impairment, the INAS Member nation and a founding member of the Australian Paralympic Committee…
Brisbane is a vibrant, exciting new world city that’s tailor-made for international sporting competitions such as the INAS Global Games.
All events will be held at facilities that meet the appropriate international standards. Stadiums Queensland will host the majority of competition at world class facilities that are experienced in hosting major international sporting events.
Queensland is a great place to host the 2019 INAS Global Games. Queensland is home to thousands of kilometres of tropical coastlines, the outback, sandy beaches, coral reefs, mountain rainforests and a wonderfully warm climate. We look forward to welcoming you.
The Premier of Queensland
Annastacia Palaszczuk MP
“The Queensland Government is delighted to be the presenting partner for the INAS Global Games to be held in Brisbane from 12 to 19 October 2019.”Read More
The Lord Mayor of Brisbane
Councillor Graham Quirk
“On behalf of the City of Brisbane, we are looking forward to welcoming athletes, officials, families and friends to the INAS Global Games in October 2019.”Read More
“Every 4 years we conduct the INAS Global Games–the world’s largest event for elite athletes with an intellectual disability.”Read More
The Global Games Sports Company as Local Organising Committee has a small but dedicated and experienced team to develop and deliver the 2019 INAS Global Games in Brisbane 2019.
Ms Robyn Smith
Chief Executive Officer
INAS Global Games Sport Ambassadors are a select group of both current and retired sportsmen and women who have achieved sporting greatness or made significant contributions to the sporting community during their careers.
Inas Global Games
Inas Global Games
They are recognised as role models and icons of success and have volunteered their services to support the INAS Global Games.Our ambassadors are an important part of the INAS Global Games family. They generously take time out of their demanding schedules to help us with our events and the promotion of the Global Games. They assist us with our vision to change attitudes and challenge perceptions, to create opportunities and develop pathways and to strengthen communities locally and globally.