Juan Jose Mendez of Spain competes in the Men's Individual C1-2-3 1km Cycling Time Trial final on day 1 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Velodrome on August 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) #Paralympic Memories
Paralympics 2012: can David Weir claim a complete set of golds ... and will it lead to an old song topping the charts?
wheelchair racer and double gold-medallist David Weir will compete in T54 races. That means track events for athletes who use a wheelchair and who are middle of the scale when it comes to the level of their impairment.
Tao Zheng of China celebrates winning the Men's 100m Backstroke final on day one of the London 2012 Paraympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)
Lucy Shuker and Jordanne Whiley of Great Britain compete in the Women's Doubles Wheelchair Tennis Quarterfinal match against Katharina Kruger and Sabine Ellerbrock of Germany. The British pair won the match 6-3, 6-3 Picture: GETTY IMAGES