Athletics - Women's 800m - T54 Final - London 2012 Paralympic Games

GOLD McFADDEN Tatyana USA - United States of America SILVER WOLF Edith SUI - Switzerland BRONZE ZOU Lihong CHN - People's Republic of China Tatyana McFADDEN (USA) was in the lead after 100m of the T54 women's 800m and never faltered before winning in 1:47.01. On the last 50m she commented: "I had to focus on myself. I needed to race like they are next to me, because I'm not going to regret anything by slowing down and have them catch me or me losing, so I needed to say, 'AlL right, they are right there'. I have never had two gold medals at the Games." For further information, please visit To watch live action and videos on demand of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, and subscribe to ParalympicSport.TV, please go to Also, you may follow the Paralympic Movement on Facebook at or on Twitter at