Inspirational stories of 7 Paralympians we should be proud of
By migrator | Oct 4, 2016, 16:56 IST
These seven stories might just be what you are looking for. The successes of these paralympians, their trials and their spirit to succeed are awe inspiring .
The best example of this spirit is the Indian Paralympian contingent, which proved its mettle in the recent games. Defeating champions from all around the world and breaking records, these heroes have made the nation proud. Be it swimming or wrestling, or even weightlifting, there is nothing stopping these superheroes. But behind the shine of every medal is a story of incredible struggle and determination.
1. Deepa Malik: The Definition Of "Indomitable"
This iron-willed lady has battled a spinal tumor that left her paraplegic and confined to a wheelchair. But by winning a silver for shot-put in the recent games and endless hearts in India, she has shown the world that giving up is not her thing. She is also a swimmer, a motivational speaker and a biker!