The Games feature 25 Olympic-style sports and show the unlimited potential of people with intellectual disabilities with more than 7,000 athletes from 170 countries competing.
This is the first time PNG is competing at the Games. The event is running from 25 July to 2 August with seven athletes taking part in track and field events.
They’re Rosa Nege, Grace Dindillo, Winnifred Kehono, Adrian Lomon, Mirisa Mana, Thompson Ninkama and Judy Moi.
Ninkama did great to win the 1500m event. In the heats, he set a new personal best time of 4:44:68 sec.