Friday, July 13, 2012

First Amputee Track Athelete to Compete at the London Olympics

Oscar Pistorius is going to the Olympics: Oscar Pistorius has been selected to run in both the individual 400 metres and the 4×400-metre relay at the London Olympics and is set to become the first amputee track athlete to compete at any games.In a surprising last-minute decision Wednesday, South Africa’s Olympic committee and national track federation cleared the double amputee to run in his individual event.

LWDLIK - Get the kleenex boxes ready girls.. Wow! Is all I can say...Even if he doesn't win it will be a truly amazing inspirational moment for all. You knew I'd have to say more than just "Wow!"  

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