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One Week until the London Paralympics

With one week to go before the start of the 2012 London Paralympic Games, we continue to highlight past and present athletes from across the globe. Lucy Ogechukwu Ejike from Nigeria has competed in three Paralympic Games and winning a … Continue reading

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2012 Paralympics: The Stories Behind the Games

One of the great things about the Olympics and Paralympics games are the storylines. While we view the participants as extraordinary athletes who perform amazing feats and watch in anticipation as records fall, we may overlook the human aspect in … Continue reading

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2012 Paralympics: Team Bad Company

The 2012 Paralympics are almost here and while many of us have been waiting all summer for the games to arrive, most of the participants have been anticipating it their whole lives. So before you start rooting for team USA, … Continue reading

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2012 Paralympics: Goalball

Whether you play or watch, it’s a guarantee that you’ve never experienced anything like Goalball. Goalball features two teams of three players attempting to roll or throw a ball implanted with bells into the other team’s goal. All players are … Continue reading

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