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Alina Solodukhina.

Disabled Kazakhs fight for rights amid Paralympics push

28 March 2019, 7:02 AM

In a gym in Kazakhstan’s largest city Almaty, Paralympic weightlifter Alina Solodukhina’s slight shoulders are feeling the strain under more than 60-kilogrammes of cast iron.

Carmen Lopez surfing

Blind surfer pursues her dreams despite disability

18 December 2018, 7:48 PM

A blind, 21-year-old Spanish surfer won’t let her disability stand in the way of her dreams.

Tokyo unveils Miraitowa and Someity as 2020 mascots

23 July 2018, 3:06 PM

The mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games were named during a ceremony in the Japanese capital on Sunday.



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