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Disabled or Supercrip?.. How about you call me an “Athlete”

Are media sources motives to empower the Paralympics or are they under-representing not only the athletes in games, but the athletes not in them as well? “Disabled: physically or mentally impaired, injured, or incapacitated” (“Disabled”).  I found this definition just … Continue reading

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Spandex and Sports bras for a uniform

As a runner for many years, I always got teased or mocked for certain things that I either wore, said, or did with my friends.  A lot of times, people associate being a runner with assumptions of us always being … Continue reading

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