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September 9, 2016 ESPNW by: Pat Borzi

LAKEVILLE, Minn. -- In late December, three months after Mallory Weggemann swims at the Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, she will be married in Minneapolis. With the help of a wedding planner, Weggemann worked out every detail, including a walk down the aisle that almost certainly will have... Learn more

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September 8, 2016 CBS News by: Jennifer Zabasajja

The Paralympic games have officially begun in Rio de Janeiro.

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September 8, 2016 People by: Julie Mazziotta

At the 2012 Paralympic Games, Mallory Weggemann won gold in the 50-meter freestyle under the S8 classification, just four years after being paralyzed from an epidural injection. Yet two years later she faced another challenge when a freak accident caused permanent nerve damage in her left arm... Learn more

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September 8, 2016 US Magazine by: Cara Sprunk

Five years after losing his eyesight in Afghanistan (the naval lieutenant stepped on an explosive device while trying to help bomb-blast victims), swimmer Brad Snyder is set to add even more Paralympic medals to his collection. Before the three-time medalist hit the pool in Rio de Janeiro,... Learn more

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September 7, 2016 Star Tribune by: Rachel Blount

Along the way to becoming a Paralympic gold medalist, Mallory Weggemann liked to say that swimming saved her. When her life took another unexpected turn, she was afraid the sport that kept her afloat might be lost to her forever.

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September 6, 2016 USA Today by: Callie Caplan

As Brad Snyder stood atop the podium in the London Aquatics Centre at the 2012 Paralympics, a gold medal dangling from his neck, he heard cheers from the crowd.

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September 6, 2016 The Washington Post by: Dave Sheinin

Brad Snyder still sees the pool spread out around him, vivid as ever, his blindness be damned, as sure as he can feel the water against his limbs. He sees the wake forming behind him as he churns through his lane and the black lines on the bottom and the bright colors of the lane lines, guiding... Learn more

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September 1, 2016 DoD News by: Katie Lange

The Rio 2016 Olympic Summer Games might be over, but the Paralympics are just gearing up!

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