SAVE THE DATE: 2026 Virtus Americas Regional Games (Peru)
October 1, 2026 - October 12, 2026
Virtus Regional Championships for athletes with intellectual impairments offer athletes from each of the five Virtus regions (Americas, Oceania, Europe, Asia) a high-level event one year prior to the Virtus Global Games World Championships (which are held every four years).
As the US member of Virtus, Athletes Without Limits will field a US Team to this inaugural event based on athlete interest in the sports offered. Details including qualification standards in some sports, will be posted as they are released by Virtus and the host country.
Competition Dates: Oct 2-12, 2025 (Final travel dates to be confirmed closer to event)
Sports: Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Cycling, Futsal, Judo, Swimming, Taekwondo, Tennis and Table Tennis.
Eligibility Groups: New interested athletes should apply for Virtus International Eligibility in the Virtus II1-Intellectual Disability, II2-Additional Impairment/Down Syndrome or II3-Autism+ competition groups.
Eligibility Deadline TBA: Athletes are encourage to apply from our eligibility page as early as possible before the event as eligibility can take 4-12 weeks or longer.