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Chatting with Nick Mayhugh: Three-time Paralympic gold medalist and world record holder

American sprinter Nick Mayhugh, affectionately known as theThree-time Paralympic gold medalist Nick Mayhugh. Photo Credit: Brittany Alvarado American sprinter Nick Mayhugh, affectionately known as the “Usain Bolt of the Paralympics,” chatted with Digital Journal’s Markos Papadatos. He opened up about winning four medals at the Tokyo Paralympic Games for Team USA and breaking several world …

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69 World & 124 Paralympic Records Total Were Broken In Tokyo (Day 10 Records)

On the last day of the Tokyo Paralympics, 9 World and 13 Paralympic records were set. In total, 69 World and 124 Paralympic records have been broken. 2020 TOKYO SUMMER PARALYMPIC GAMES EXPLANATION OF PARA CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM There are 14 classifications for Paralympic swimmers, typically denoted as “S” followed by a number. “SB” designates an athletes classification …

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Tatyana McFadden Leads Team USA to World Record in First-Ever Paralympic Universal Relay

The “magic four” earned Paralympic gold on the track. Team USA won gold in the debut of the 4×100-meter Paralympic universal relay on Friday night in Tokyo, setting a new world record of 45.52. Noah Malone (who competes in the T12 classification), Brittni Mason (T46), Nick Mayhugh (T37) and Tatyana McFadden (T54) combined to form …

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Griswold Sets Americas Record, 3 World & 4 Paralympic Marks Fall (Day 10 Heats)

Among the record-breakers during the last prelims session in Tokyo was USA’s Robert Griswold, who set an Americas continental record to lead heats. Among the record-breakers during the last prelims session in Tokyo was USA’s Robert Griswold, who set an Americas continental record to lead heats. Current photo via Luc Percival 2020 TOKYO SUMMER PARALYMPIC …

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Five World and Eleven Paralympic Records Down on Penultimate Day in Tokyo

On the penultimate day of the Tokyo Paralympics, a total of 5 World and 11 Paralympic records were taken down between prelims and finals. 2020 TOKYO SUMMER PARALYMPIC GAMES When: Pool swimming: Wednesday, August 25 – Friday, September 3, 2021 Where: Olympic Aquatics Centre / Tokyo, Japan Heats: 9 AM / Finals: 5 PM (Local …

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