Posts Tagged ‘Rio 2016 Paralympics’

Paralympian Rowan Crothers Passing On The Torch

Although Australian swimmer Rowan Crothers is participating in his first Paralympics Games, he already has fond memories of the quadrennial event. In fact, he describes his greatest moment as witnessing fellow compatriot Peter Leek win gold in the 200m individual medley at the 2008 Paralympic Games. Just like Leek, Crothers suffers from the same debilitating…

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Ibrahim Al Hussein: The Voice For Millions Of Refugees

Today, we highlight Paralympian Ibrahim Al Hussein, who is truly an inspiration to the entire sports world. Al Hussein had dreamed of swimming for his native Syria at the Olympic Games, however, after civil war broke out in Syria five years ago, that dream would hit a wall. Having suffered a serious leg injury during…

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