So its 16 DAYS Until The Spectacular Olympics Opening Night!! Can You Run A Street Party or Mini Festival?
(PICTURES: BATH PARALYMPIC QUARTET)
Four University of Bath athletes selected for the Paralympics Great Britain Athletics team; Katrina Hart, Paul Blake, Ben Rushgrove and Sophie Kamlish will be taking part. Katrina will run the T37 100m and 200m, and is also a member of the GB 4×100 relay squad, Paul will run the T36 400m and 800m. He won gold over 400m at last year’s World Championships and silver over 800m. Sophie makes her Paralympic Games debut in London running the T44 100m and 200m. Ben Rushgrove competes at his second Paralympic Games after winning silver in the T36 100m in Beijing four years ago – a feat that was all the more impressive as he had two broken bones in his foot.
Click Here for the official Paralympics page!
The Paralympics takes place from 29 August until 9 September and will include around 18 sports such as; Wheelchair basketball, Swimming, Shooting, Wheelchair Fencing, Equestrian and 5-a-side football.
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