London 2012 announce Paralympic ticket prices
11 May 2011
Fans will be able to watch their favourite swimmers at the London 2012 Paralympic Games for as little as £5 next summer.
London 2012 organisers announced ticket prices for all Paralympic events today with tickets for the morning sessions of swimming ranging from £10 to £30 in the best seats.
Special ticket prices of just £5 are also available for young people aged 16 and under (at 29 August 2012) and seniors aged 60 and over (at 29 August 2012) for both morning and evening sessions.
Meanwhile, the price of standard evening session tickets starts at £20 with the most expensive seats costing £45 – the most for any competition at the Paralympic Games.
Minister for Sport and the Olympics Hugh Robertson said: "The London 2012 Paralympic Games will be the pinnacle for many of our Paralympic athletes and will be a fantastic spectacle of competitive sport.
"I would encourage everyone to apply for tickets not to miss out on this once in a lifetime chance to see the Games on home soil."
Tickets for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies start at £20.12, with the top end price at £500 for the Opening Ceremony and a London Travelcard is included within the price of a ticket for the day of the event
You can apply for tickets to the London 2012 Paralympic Games between 9 September and 30 September 2011 but you can sign up any time now in preparation – click here for more information.