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Women with a Dutch flag smiles to the camera Van Rhijn has more left in the tank

The Dutch world and Paralympic champion reflects on her new 200m world record and believes that a fast track at the Grand Prix from 29 May could lead to another.

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group of men in racing wheelchairs pass spectators Japanese wheelchair duo racing toward Rio 2016

Marathon racers Soejima, Tsuchida are keeping their competitors on the edge.

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Upper body of women talking into a microphone Caironi launches countdown to Grosetto Grand Prix

Italian Paralympic and world champion Martina Caironi talks to students about her impairment and life as a track and field star.

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Gabriel de Jesus Cuadra Holmann competes at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Nicaragua’s Holmann dreams of reaching the podium at Toronto 2015

The Nicaraguan is targeting success at this year’s Parapan American Games, hopes to qualify for his second Paralympic Games.

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An wheelchair racer shouts out after crossing the finish line in first place. “Flying Finn” aims to beat his Dutch rival in Nottwil

With a new racing chair for 2015, Finland’s Leo-Pekka Tahti is aiming to get the better of the Netherlands’ Kenny van Weeghel.

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Man with prosthetic leg in a stadium, posing next to a sign that shows the number 8.29m World records smashed by European stars

Germany's Markus Rehm, Italy's Martina Caironi and the Netherlands' Marlou van Rhijn rewrite the record books.

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