A blog about Politics, Texas, and Academia

Paralympic Fencing Team from Iraq

In Inspirational, Olympics, Sports, War in Iraq on July 9, 2008 at 1:44 pm

With the Beijing Olympics less than a month away, here is an inspiring story about athletes of a different sort and spirit.  

From the NYTimes:

The country that has been in three wars in two decades has a remarkably robust and competitive Paralympic team:

Makes the rest of us sit back and realize that far too many times, we do not push ourselves to do the things that we think we are uncapable of doing. 🙂


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: