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Paralympics links!

I’ve been in a bit of a blogging slump because of health issues, but I want to pass along some Paralympics coverage and commentary (partially because I just lectured to undergrad kinesiology majors about disability sport and physical activity, and partially because I did this for the London 2012 games when this was a baby blog)! I realize this is overdue as they’re over, but it’s something….

Here we go!

Upworthy: “Meet the woman who won the first gold medal in PT2 triathlon Paralympic history

How Did We Get Into This Mess?: “Sports and Disability

Rolling Stone (same author as above): “Paralympic Games: Why Playing Sports While Disabled is Always a Radical Act

Crippled Scholar: Can we talk about that Paralympics ad?

Upworthy: The amazing reason that medals at the Paralympics make a sound when you shake them

Enjoy!