Tag Archives: paralympics

  • World’s First Wheelchair MMA Event Scheduled For Later This Year

    World’s First Wheelchair MMA Event Scheduled For Later This Year

      Now here’s an idea that couldn’t possibly be considered objectionable by anyone: wheelchair MMA. Yep, that’s right. On the heels of the 2012 Summer Paralympic Games that just wrapped up in London, it seems the Ultimate Cage Fighting Championships (the UCFC, not to be confused with the UFC) and a group called the Wheeled […]

  • The 13 Greatest Paralympians of All Time

    The 13 Greatest Paralympians of All Time

    If you thought the regular Olympics provided a lot of inspirational stories, wait until the 2012 Summer Paralympic Games get underway tomorrow. The things most of these amazing athletes have had to deal with make the trials and tribulations of regular athletes seem like that time you went to the mall and had to park […]

  • This Canadian Paralympics Commercial Is Amazing! (Video)

    This Canadian Paralympics Commercial Is Amazing! (Video)

    In all likelihood, the 2012 Paralympic Games will be overshadowed by the 2012 Summer Games in London.  That tends to be the case when it comes to Special Olympics events, but this year the Canadian Paralympic Committee is determined avoid taking a backseat to the “able-bodied” Olympics, and they’re hoping that this commercial by Canadian […]