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Hamman makes his mark at the paralympic games

By Mark Stuart

Steely determination exudes from world champion paralympic athlete Reinhardt Hamman (25).

Hamman, who has cerebral palsy, met with DistrictMail last week to share his journey to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championships in Doha, Qatar from Friday 16 October to Monday 2 November. 636 more words

Reinhardt Hamman

Ionut Preda: Inspiration on Camino de Santiago

Ionut Preda dripped a blood red drop of hot wax onto my pilgrim credential and then quickly pressed a metal sealer into the congealing liquid. His seal left the impression of two bare footprints on the passport-like credential that I carried with me during this 500-mile trek across northern Spain. 634 more words

Camino News

Employees take time out to support National Paralympic Day

Employees take time out to support National Paralympic Day

A team of volunteers from global snack provider, Mondelēz International, have given up their time to support… 369 more words

Birmingham

LIVE Now! 2015 World Rowing Cup II

Forty-two National rowing teams and 750 athletes are ready to go! The event in Varese, Italy kicks off today with Men’s and Women’s AS (Arms & Shoulders) Single Skulls and TA (Trunk & Arms) Mixed Double Skulls. 6 more words

Events

VIDEO: Blake Leeper and Nike Training Present: Inner Strength

“I know I’m missing my legs and I know I might look a little different but if you see me on the court or you see me on the baseball field, then you are gonna have to play me. 34 more words

Olympics

Football Unites All Ugandans, Even the Disabled

In Uganda disabilities are still often kept behind closed doors. However, a number of players refuse to let public stigma stop them. These pictures are the first part of a two part series on parasports in Uganda. 232 more words

Africa