Deaflympics – from 21.07 to 01.08.2017

The Deaflympics, a certified Olympic event where over 4, 000 deaf athletes participate from 94 different countries, took place in Turkey from 21 July until 1 August 2017.

Terence Parkin, Ambassador of the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation, is the most decorated Deaflympian of all time. Over his career, he won 33 medals including 29 golds.

This year, it is as an Ambassador of the Foundation that he attended the Deaflympics, in order to raise awareness about water safety, the Foundation and its missions among deaf communities worldwide.