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City teams with paralympic sport clubs from across Northern California

The City’s Paralympic Sport Club is sponsoring a day of sports activities Tuesday, April 21, in Sacramento for wounded veterans or active military personnel. The Northern Californai Regional Paralympic Sport Club program… 353 more words


Tatyana McFadden Wins Major International Sports Award

Tatyana McFadden (Martin Hunter/Getty Images)

By Max Meyer

American Tatyana McFadden won the Laureus World Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability Award for her success in wheelchair racing this year. 259 more words


Interview with Travis Pollen - 2 x American Paralympic Swimming Record Holder

Today, we have Travis Pollen joining us for a brief Q &A. In no particular order, Travis is an amputee, personal trainer, graduate student, and fitness writer. 1,672 more words


Parlympic hopeful clinches Silver to build on Bronze

Britain’s Ben Moore, has won silver in the Banked Slalom Competition at the IPC Para-Snowboard World Championships in La Molina, Spain.

Moore was in first place following the first two runs, but a fall on the third ended his chances of gold as he was being closely shadowed by rival Patrick Mayerhofer of Austria. 378 more words


Pesquisadores da Coventry University vão ao Rio para investigar os Paraolímpicos

Os pesquisadores Dr Ian Brittain e Dr Leonardo Mataruna estão no Rio de Janeiro para coletar dados sobre os Jogos Paraolímpicos de 2016. O estudo está investigando o impactos das modalidades paraolímpicas, assim como as alterações que serão promovidas na cidade devido a realização do megaevento. 104 more words

Jogos Olímpicos E Paraolímpicos

Paralympic Track Star Blake Leeper Shares Journey To Compete In Olympics

STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — U.S. paralympic track and field star Blake Leeper stopped by KCAL9 on Saturday to talk about his journey to become the first disabled American athlete to compete in the Olympic Games in Rio. 65 more words

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