Paralympics 2012

Paralympics 2012 Previews

A series introducing some of the people from the South competing & contributing to the Paralympics and profiles of some of the sports.


Ben hopes for London judo gold

Visual impairment is no bar to Brighton's Ben Quilter. He's ranked number one in the world and has set his sights on London gold

Early exits for Judo hopefuls

Judo pair, Ashley McKenzie and Kelly Edwards who are both based in Kent, have been knocked out of the competition on the opening day.

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Fixers: Teenager's story of doing sports with an illness

A teenager who lives with constant pain from a condition that attacks her nerves, says the condition has not stopped her representing Britain at judo in this summer's Special Olympics.

Now, with the help of Fixers - the campaign that gives young people a voice - a 17-year-old from Winchelsea in Sussex wants better understanding for victims of her hidden illness.




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