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Classical Tour of Ancient Greece: Will Squash Ever Make it to the Modern Olympics?

I recently traveled to Greece to expand upon my educational horizon and to deepen my understanding of the field of sport for development and peace. Before flying to Athens I conducted basic desk research with guidebooks and on the internet while consulting a few friends who had prior travel experience in the country. 481 more words

Education

Indian paralympic performance: An eye opener

Indians have long ignored it’s sports facilities with the fanatic dedication limited to just the cricket. Each year the roaring Indian contingent participates in the Battle of the Greatest: Olympics and yet comes back with dismal number of winners. 295 more words

Paralympian achieves her dream of taking part in a London Fashion Week show

If you’re still proud you won the Year 8 award for long jump, a Paralympian has put you to shame.

Samanta Bullock finally achieved her dream of appearing in London Fashion Week after being told wheelchair users couldn’t model. 455 more words

Fashion

Jennifer

The other day I had the pleasure of taking photos of this lovely lady. I met her because a friend of her’s bought her a voucher for a photo shoot. 131 more words

Work

Rio Paralympics: We're the Superhumans

One of my favorite ads of all time is the “Superhumans” series from Channel 4, the Paralympics trailers. Gives me goosebumps every time I watch it. 20 more words

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This Para-athlete is challenging JD Sports over their lack of accessible facilities

This is Lizzie Williams.

She’s a para-athlete wheelchair racer who hopes to compete at the 2020 games in Tokyo.

Last year, she finished her first competitive season by winning bronze at the… 1,083 more words

Lifestyle