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Paralympian becomes first man to scale Mt Kilimanjaro in wheelchair

Congratulations to Aaron Phipps – the first person in a wheelchair to climb Mt Kilimanjaro.

Phipps, a 33-year-old paralympic athlete, had to have both of his legs and most of his fingers amputated in 1999 after contracting Meningitis C. 173 more words


These Palangkaraya's Schools Help So Many Disabled Children

By: Mr KalEng

PALANGKARAYA, the capital city of Central Kalimantan now has two SLBNs (Sekolah Luar Biasa Negeri) or state-owned special schools.

Palangkaraya, ibukota Kalimantan Tengah, saat ini memiliki dua SLBN atau Sekolah Luar Biasa Negeri. 258 more words


Golden Time Boccia Match

We transformed our classroom this afternoon for some drama activities and used the space we created for a boccia tournament in golden time!

Can anyone tell us how who was the winner?

Year 6

US Paralympic Team Trials 2016

The United States Non-Qualified Paralympic Team Trials will be held today April 6, 2016 through tomorrow April 7, 2016 on Mercer Lake in West Windsor, New Jersey hosted by… 11 more words


Western Canadian Sledge Hockey Tournament takes over Calgary's Olympic Park

CALGARY- The Western Canadian Sledge Hockey Challenge is under way this Easter weekend. The paralympic sporting event is the largest tournament of its kind in western Canada. 180 more words



Salford, 11th March 2016

In response to the Daily Post Prompt Legacy

They say a Legacy is something left behind after you are gone.

Something to remember you by. 566 more words


I can't believe I agreed to write a memoir...

I’ve heard this said often enough, along with similar sentiments: “This is crazy; I can’t write my life story.” Or: “I can’t even keep up with FaceBook, and you expect me to write a memoir?” Or: “There’s no way I can do it. 519 more words