Michael Phelps, Hope Solo, Gabby Douglas: Olympics 2012 Best Quotes
"Being disabled doesn't have to be a disadvantage." – South African sprint runner Oscar Pistorius, who didn't medal but made history as the first double amputee to compete in track and field at the London Games.
Ripped & Fit
Want It, Work It, Get It. You Are An Awesome Force Of Nature. Don't Ever Stop - No Matter What. This is a Fitspo site (not thinspo or pro-ana) that promotes healthy eating habits, exercise & positive self-image. Sorry, 'Ask' has been disabled because I couldn't keep up with the inflow of questions. Hope you find motivation & inspiration from these posts. Thanks for stopping by and have a strong and healthy day!
Amputee Coalition - Learn about amputation & prosthetic care & request support for people living with limb loss, their families, caregivers and clinicians who care for amputees.
The Amputee Coalition is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for amputees and their families, improving patient care and preventing limb loss.
Olympics moment: Amputee takes part in Beijing
Natalie du Toit made history when she qualified for South Africa's Paralympic and Olympic teams in 2008. She became the second amputee ever to qualify for the Olympics. Du Toit went on to finish 16th in the women's 10 km marathon swim, but