IWAS and CPISRA express sadness at Queen’s passing


Rudi Van Den Abeele, IWAS President, and Craig Carscadden, CPISRA President, offer their condolences.

Ahead of their formal merger in 2023, and as UK-based organisations, the Presidents of CPISRA and IWAS issued the following joint statement following the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, 8 September:


“All at CPISRA and IWAS would like to express their great sadness at the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. Throughout her 70 year reign, The Royal Family have been constant supporters of Para sport, helping to raise awareness at home and abroad. Her steadfast work ethic, leadership and dedication to treating others with kindness and respect will live on for generations to come. Our deepest sympathies are with the Royal Family at this time.”