With the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil's beachfront city of Rio de Janeiro less than a year away, the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee is pushing its fundraising efforts to a full-on sprint. Donors are being invited to participate in athletes ... Chronicle of Philanthropy, 3 days ago
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British Paralympian hopeful Charlotte Wilkinson-Burnett dropped because disability is 'psychological'
A British Paralympian hopeful canoeist who has been in a wheelchair for four years has been told that she can no longer compete because her disability is psychological rather than physical. British Canoeing found that 23-year-old Charlotte ...Sydney Morning Herald, 1 month ago British Paralympian hopeful canoeist Charlotte Wilkinson-Burnett dropped from competition because disability is 'psychological' WA Today, 1 month ago Paralympic Hopeful, Charlotte Wilkinson-Burnett, Dropped From British Canoeing Team Because Her Injuries Are 'Psychological' Huffington Post UK, 1 month ago
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