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Four-Time British Paralympian Stephanie Millward Announced Retirement

Four-Time British Paralympian Stephanie Millward Announced Retirement Stephanie Millward, who qualified for her fourth Paralympic Games in Tokyo, has announced her retirement after more than a decade atop the sport. Millward, 40, made her debut at the 2008 Paralympics. Though she didn’t medal in Bei...

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Paralympic Champion Ellie Robinson Announces Retirement

Paralympic Champion Ellie Robinson Announces Retirement British Paralympic gold medalist Ellie Robinson has announced her retirement from swimming after the Tokyo Games. Robinson, 20, won the women’s S6 butterfly gold medal at the Rio Paralympics in 2016 at just age 15. She added a bronze medal in t...

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Ellie Simmonds, British Paralympic Champion, Announces Retirement

Five-time Paralympic champion and British Para-Swimming legend Ellie Simmonds has announced her retirement from competition following Tokyo 2020. Simmonds has become a household name in British sport during a glittering 15-year career, which included four Paralympic Games and a quintet of titles on ...

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Tokyo Paralympics: China, RPC Top Final Swimming Medals Table

China and the Russian Paralympic Committee finished atop the medal table at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics. The overall medal race easily belonged to the Chinese juggernaut, with 19 goals, 19 silvers and 18 bronze medals, the most in each category. It took home 56 total medals. That fits with the overal...

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Paralympic Games (Day 5 Women): McKenzie Coan Repeats in 400 Freestyle

Paralympic Games (Day 5 Women): McKenzie Coan Repeats as Gold Medalist in 400 Freestyle Already a highly accomplished Paralympian, the United States’ McKenzie Coan added to her legacy on Sunday when she collected another gold medal at the Paralympic Games. Racing at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre, Coan r...