Paralympic Downhill

Posted by on Mar 19, 2010 in Miscellaneous | 2 Comments

Today was the paralympic downhill race in Whistler, BC.  For both men and women there are three main categories – standing, sitting and visually impaired.  For a brief explanation of each read “Leveling the Playing Field“.  All I know is that it was amazing to watch.

See the medals ceremony here.

2 Comments

  1. Patrick
    March 21, 2010

    The image of the one-legged skier approaching the gate is… perfect! It has it all.

  2. Patrick
    March 21, 2010

    I cannot even begin to imagine skiing blind. Even very, very slowly seems terrifying to me.

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