The bronze medalist was also the first American woman to lose a limb in combat.
Protesters held demonstrations against the new Brazilian leader at state capitals across the country.
These three men thought they lost it all! Tragic life events and devastating disabilities like theirs would have ended most people's hopes and dreams.
You don't need to have anything else, or to do anything else, or to lose any more weight, or to gain any more skills or accolades in order to be enough.
As TA rowers, Lorah and Helman use only their trunk and arm muscles, and their seats are fixed, as opposed to the traditional rowing stroke which uses the legs, trunk and arms and is done on a sliding seat.