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Corsica: "The last for me! "

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Corsica:

5 Crédits photos : Stéphanie Madaule, photographe.

Le Dauphin corse annonce son dernier périple : « Revenir aux origines »… La boucle est bouclée, nous dit – il.

 Thierry Corbalan, âgé de bientôt 61 ans décide de raccrocher pour lui – même en réalisant la dernière épopée, nous dit – il, en traversant la Méditerranée.

 Amputé des 2 bras, ce policier à la retraite nagera de Calvi à Mandelieu, soit 180 kilomètres entre le 15 et 30 juin prochain.

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An armchair among the penguins ...

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An armchair among the penguins ...

First quadriplegic to land his wheels in Antarctica. This dabbling continues his world tour initiated in 2017 in the southern regions.

Samuel Marie has fulfilled his dream, to reach the far the edge of the planet. The 32-year-old From Grenoblois, pilot of the "Sam Fait Rouler" project, pushed the limits of the possible to become the first quadriplegic adventurer to travel to Antarctica, following in the footsteps of Jean-Louis Etienne who prefaced his book “Avance, bordel”!

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Mexico, synchronized swimming club stands out

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Mexico, synchronized swimming club stands out

The «Super Sirens» are swimming in happiness! This Mexican synchronized swimming team has taken everything in its path. Taiwan, Brazil, Italy, France... In 10 years, she has won about fifty medals all over the world. What’s special about her? Her swimmers carry Down syndrome. In addition to the unifying dimension, this activity helps them improve their spatial orientation, posture, balance and muscle strength. A complete and healthy sport

 

Info Handicap.fr Septembre 2019

Canada, Austin Riley, autistic, young car racing prodigy

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Canada, Austin Riley, autistic, young car racing prodigy

In October 2016, Austin sat for the first time at the wheel of a racing car and went to the next level. A few months later, he learned that he had been given a vehicle throughout the 2017 season to take part in the Micra Cup. At the age of 18, he is the first autistic driver to enter the automobile competition. His qualities? “I probably focus better than the others on the track and anticipate what will happen,” he says. His commitment has a real impact on his life, he assures himself to feel more at ease in unknown places and when he meets new people. “As he stepped out of his comfort zone, he realized that he was able to interact

Info Handicap.fr Septembre 2019