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Tatyana McFadden win IPC awards for exemplifying Paralympic spirit at Rio 2016

17 Sep , 2016  

Ibrahim Al Hussein and Tatyana McFadden have received an award for the athletes who best exemplify the spirit and values of the Paralympic Games at Rio 2016. The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced the pair as winners of the Whang Youn Dai Achievement Award, which started at the Seoul 1988 Paralympic Games. They will each […]

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NY Times: Removing Obstacles for the Next Generation

1 Sep , 2016  

From the New York Times! CLARKSVILLE, Md. — Growing up on a dead-end street in suburbia, Tatyana and Hannah McFadden raced their wheelchairs up, down and all around. Their family challenged cul-de-sac convention, but also fit right in. Two moms, three children, a grandma and two dogs. A basketball hoop in the driveway. Purple wheelchairs […]