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The Extraordinary Ordinary: Life at the Paralympics

December 1, 2016

As the United States defeats France in this exciting game in Carioca Stadium, Seth McBride does his part by keeping the ball away from the opposing team. The United States won the silver medal, and the gold went to Australia. Photo by Loren Worthington.  Related Articles: The (Lasting?) Legacy of Rio Paralympic Moments Photo

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McFadden Wins 2016 Chicago Marathon Women's Wheelchair Race

October 12, 2016

Tatyana McFadden won yet another Chicago Marathon in the women’s wheelchair race Sunday, becoming the most accomplished champion in marathon history.McFadden, a 17-time Abbott World Marathon Majors winner and seven-time Chicago Marathon champion finished first in a highly contested race against Manuela Schar. Read the full story at Chicago 5.

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Stuart Bloor Still Racing and Preparing for 2020

October 4, 2016

Tweet from Stuart Bloor, of Cheshire, England is a former swimmer turned wheelchair racer. Winner of the 2016 Great Bristol Half Marathon.

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Spina Bifida Hasn't Stopped Aaron from Becoming an Extreme Athlete

September 29, 2016

<br> Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham feels guilty when people say they’re sorry he’s confined to a wheelchair. To Aaron, the wheelchair is pure fun adrenaline. His spina bifida is just a minor detail. Instead of focusing on his diagnosis he chose to focus on becoming an extreme wheelchair athlete, performing mind bending

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Australia move to top of IWRF world rankings after dramatic Paralympic gold

September 26, 2016

Paralympic champions Australia have climbed to

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Indian Paralympians to become eligible for country's highest sporting honour

September 25, 2016

Paralympic athletes will be eligible for

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Thai Prime Minister praises country's Paralympic Games heroes

September 25, 2016

Thailand's Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha

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Canadian Paralympians welcomed home in seven cities following Rio 2016

September 25, 2016

Canadian Paralympians were welcomed back from

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FEI reveals all Rio 2016 Paralympic doping samples returned negative

September 24, 2016

The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has

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Afghani javelin thrower banned after failed doping test at Rio 2016 Paralympics

September 19, 2016

Afghani javelin thrower Mohammad Naiem Durani

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