The Winter Paralympics are set to open in Beijing with the Russian athletes sent home and the Ukrainian team escaping a war zone to get to China.
The Tokyo Olympics mark the first time Paralympic athletes will earn the same amount of cash as their Olympic counterparts.
“I’m angry, I’m disappointed, but most of all, I’m sad not to be representing my country,” swimmer Becca Meyers said.
Mike Schultz wasn't satisfied with the quality of high-performance prosthetics, so he decided to create his own.
Bebe Vio has once again lifted herself out of the wheelchair she had transformed into a throne to teach us all a lesson.
There's been a lot of talk over the past few days about the 'legacy' of these athletes, of the social progress which comes from events like these and of the lessons they teach us all. It would be nice to think that their legacy is global and profound, that it challenges perspectives, shifts attitudes and redresses relationships.