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 really far away.

Of course, the Paralympians don’t get nearly as much attention as the Olympians, but today we’re going to give these athletes some love. So here’s a list of the 13 greatest Paralympians of all time. You’re guaranteed to have heard of one of them; maybe you’ve heard of two or three. But for the most part, you’re going to learn a few things.

So take a look.