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Written by: Christabell Ndive
A student at Coventry University has been nominated for next month’s 60th BBC sports personality of the year award. Wheelchair racer Hannah Cockroft is the only Paralympic shortlisted within this category. 387 more words
A little over a year ago on Valentine’s Day a horrible story came out in South Africa whereas the 26-year-old six-times paralympic gold medalist and the first double amputee to compete in the Olympics at 2012, Oscar Pistorius, allegedly shot and killed his model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, after mistaking her for a burglar at the couple`s home. 147 more words
“I think there won’t be many teams in Rio as tightly knit or as deep as we are, and that goes a long way in a tournament as demanding as a Paralympics.” This is the view of GB and RSV Lahn-Dill wheelchair basketball player Joe Bestwick, on GB at the next Paralympics in Rio 2016. 1,462 more words
Sport doesn’t care about abilities or disabilities. Sport makes no distinctions. All that matters is that you give your best to win.
What’s your problem? Sport Doesn’t Care
Sochi’s Paralympic Winter Games begin March 7, and this ad will really make you want to get off your butt and do something with your life.