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In Nepal last october the 2nd, the double leg amputee ,the Russian alpinist ,Rustam Nabiev climbed up the highest summit in the world .
Crédit photo : Philippe Croizon, handicapé devenu athlète de haut niveau, à la Cité de l'espace à Toulouse. La Dépêche du Midi - MICHEL VIALA
Invited by Elon Musk, Philippe Croizon is in Florida to attend the take-off of the Crew Dragon capsule.
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At a time when the Tokyo Paralympic Games are opening, it is therefore a done deal in August 2021 as two disabled drivers, the Belgian Nigel Bailly and the Japanese Takuma Aoki. "To be on the starting line, thanks to the invitation of the organizers who enrolled them in the Innovative Car category is a great satisfaction," explains Frédéric Sausset, Team Manager of his SRT 41 team, today, and former participant as a quadri amputee driver during the 24 hours of Le Mans in 2016.
Outstanding Kenyan athlete Henry Wanyoike crossed the finish line of the elite race of the "Harmony GenevaMarathon for UNICEF" today after 2 hours 46 minutes. With his guide and friend Paul Wanyoike, the blind, high-level Paralympic athlete raced for the first time in Geneva. "I am very happy to be able to participate in this marathon, which is very important to me, as an ambassador for Light for the World and thus qualify for the Tokyo Paralympic Games. Especially in this time of pandemic, such an event sends strong positive signals and represents hope and optimism," said three-time gold medallist Wanyoike. "Light for the World is a long-term commitment to inclusion and self-determination in poor parts of the world...
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Joachim Gérard a gagné son premier Grand Chelem en simple - © PATRICK HAMILTON - BELGA PHOTO
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The 32-year-old Belgian, Joachim Gérard, won the first Grand Slam tournament of his singles career by putting his name on the AustralianWheelchair TennisOpen in Melbourne on Wednesday.
Damien Seguin, the first handisport skipper to compete in the Vendée Globe, crossed the finish line at Les Sables-d'Olonne on Thursday, January 28 at 12 hours 18 minutes, 20 seconds. It took him 80 days, 21 hours, 58 minutes, 20 seconds to complete this round the world solo, non-stop and without assistance or 18 hours, more than Yannick Bestaven, winner of this 9th edition of the Vendée Globe.
In the light of the road accident that deprived her of a leg at the age of seven and the memory of her comrades taking her crutch to cause her to fall, Gui Yuna cannot suppress her tears.