Tag: Paralympics

Swimming Up Hill To Go Places

Swimming Up Hill To Go Places Courtesy of John Duarte, California. Jamal Hill of Inglewood, California struggles with the degenerative disorder Charcot-Marie-Tooth - but not much else. Filmmaker John Duarte discussed Hill, "Jamal, a Paralympic swimmer from Inglewood, California has blazed through boundaries. Once fully paralyzed from the neck down, and

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Four’s A Charm With Katrina Porter

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Katrina Porter, OAM is a pool and open water swimmer from Australia who has received the Medal of the Order of Australia. A competitive swimmer since the age of 10 who specializes in backstroke and breaststroke, she competed in the 2004 Athens Paralympic Games, 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games, and 2012 London

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