Non-commercial/Non-profit Legal Entity Parasport Development Center of Tbilisi was founded in August 26, 2013 by Tbilisi City Hall.
The entity is focused on development of the various parasports in Tbilisi, which itself implies rehabilitation and resocialization of people with physical disabilities.
In Summer 2015, at Akaki Beliashvili street No 38, Tbilisi, Georgia, was opened the PDC’s adapted sports and rehabilitation complex. The 38×18 m size field, the cabinets of manual and physiotherapy, the adapted fitness line, the rehabilitation hall and the pool operated at the sport complex.
The center operates the transportation department in charge of uninterrupted transportation of the paraathlets. There were employed the several personal assistants necessary for transportation of the sportsmen. Moreover, there is a manual therapist at the center.
Administration of Parasport Development Center of Tbilisi is as follows:
Director – Malkhaz Meskhi
Training Process Deputy Director – Merab Bazadze
Administrative and Legal Deputy Director – Tamaz Mardaleishvili
Finance Manager – Levan Basaria
Accountant – Rusudan Kraveishvili
At this stage, nine parasport events are developed at the center:
• amputees’ football
• blind’ football
• wheelchair fencing
• wheelchair tennis
• table tennis
• arm wrestling
Coaches – Giorgi Khvedelidze, Tamaz Shamugia.
Athletes – Giorgi Khvedelidze, Giorgi Ebralidze, Giorgi Uchava, Davit Chaduneli, Anatoli Orobinski, Simon Shamanauri, Davit Babutsidze, Ruslan Shamanauri, Lasha Bregadze, Amiran Chabakuri, Mamuka Gelashvili, Mate Kardava, Giorgi Gvalia, Nika Namgalauri.
Coaches – Ilia Khapiashvili, Giorgi Popov.
Athletes – Tedo Devidze, Gedevan Kevlishvili, Goga Gogoladze, Eldar Bugadov, Giorgi Gigauri, Davit Bibileishvili, Alexandre Shakarashvili, Giorgi Basilashvili, Bachana Margvelashvili, Robert Arzumanov, Lasha Shavshishvili, Giorgi Petriashvili, Goderdzi Gigitashvili, Levan Budzishvili, Irakli Mandaria.
Coaches – Beka Bazadze, Giorgi Gelashvili, Archil Ugulava, Mikheil Mardaleishvili.
Athletes – Irma Khetsuriani, Nini Tibilashvili, Diana Jishiashvili, Temur Dadiani, Roman Abashidze, Nikoloz Khatiashvili, Papuna Skhulukhia, Goga Kavlelashvili, Grigol Minagorashvili.
Coaches – Davit Islamov, Nodar Itonishvili.
Athletes – Giorgi Berdzenishvili, Giorgi Takniashvili.
Coaches – Revaz Machavariani.
Athletes – Ani Khachidze, Mariam Topolian, Mariam Khardziani, Salome Matiashvili, Baia Jugeli, Irina Usupova, Mariam Tsiklauri, Giorgi Didia, Levan Gotsadze, Giorgi Uchava, Buba Rogava.
Coaches – Iamze Talakhadze, Manana Tskhvariashvili-Murachashvili.
Athletes – Tea Bolkvadze, Natia Gamidova, Stela Andriuk, Ivane Tsiklauri, Nika Chlaidze, Sergo Chitanava, Goderdzi Zakaraia, Giorgi Sanadiradze.
Coache – Sandro Gurchiani, Arsen Shoshiashvili.
Athletes – Manuchar Nakishashvili, Giorgi Keshelashvili, Evgeni Abdalov, Zurab Sokhadze, Pridon Elizbarashvili, Giorgi Shoshiashvili, Lasha Begiashvili, Zviad Sulikashvili, Giorgi Okrostsvaridze, Temur Dadiani, Davit Khaliashvili, Tornike Albutashvili.
Coaches – Ia Udzilauri.
Athletes – Lika Chachibaia, Zviad Sulikashvili, Noe Rukhadze, Merab Dukashvili.
Coaches – Tinatin Revazishvili.
Athletes – Tsotne Turbeladze, Tornike Turbeladze.