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Fencer Moore pleased with Games debut

Wheelchair fencer Justine Moore has set sights on her second event at the Paralympic Games after being eliminated from the Individual Foil event in the…


London 2012 – Day 5 Round-Up

Britain extended their advantage over Australia at second place in the medal table winning three more golds on a relatively quiet day for ParalympicsGB. The…


Rugby team target medals

Wheelchair Rugby takes centre stage at the Basketball Arena from Wednesday when Great Britain’s London 2012 side begin their Paralympic campaign at 14:00 with a…


Swimmers on five medals

Ellie Simmonds was in a class of her own as she smashed her own SM6 200m Individual Medley world record to claim her second gold…


Golden glory for Bushell

Wheelchair racer Mickey Bushell sprinted to victory tonight (Monday) to maintain Britain’s record of winning at least one gold medal on each day of Athletics…


Double gold for Baker

Natasha Baker burst into tears after winning her second Equestrian gold medal of the Games at Greenwich Park on Monday morning. The 22 year old…



London 2012 – Day 4 Round-Up

Britain moved into second place behind China on the medals table, winning seven golds in five sports and 18 medals in all on day four…



Christiansen rides to victory

Britain maintained its record of winning every Paralympic, world and European Team title since the sport became part of the Paralympic Games in 1996 when…


Golden Moment for Applegate

Jessica-Jane Applegate won ParalympicsGB’s third swimming gold in four days as she stormed to the 200m Freestyle title on day four of the London 2012…


Gold for Davies and silver for Reid

Britain’s Aled Davies threw his way to Paralympic Games gold in the Discus today (Sunday), with Stef Read leaping to Long Jump silver in another…


Historical Sitting Volleyball Win

The GB men’s Sitting Volleyball team made history by securing Britain’s first Paralympic Games victory in the sport with a three-set win over Morocco today…


London 2012 – Day 3 Round-Up

Five golds and 16 medals marked ParalympicsGB’s best day so far at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Britain’s Paralympians picked up medals in six sports…


World Record for Golden Girl Ellie

Ellie Simmonds smashed the world record in an unforgettable S6 400m Freestyle final to claim ParalympicsGB’s second swimming gold of London 2012. Competing in her…