All Stories

Categories

BMTN Info

Powered by WordPress.com VIP

News

Today's Radio Headlines

September 22, 2014

Who are the Minnesota athletes of the 2012 Paralympic Games?

The 2012 Paralympic Games in London start Aug. 29, and Minnesota is sending a number of athletes across the pond to compete.

MPR offers brief profiles (and videos) of four of them.

And the Star Tribune has bios on nine of the Minnesota athletes, as well as a longer profile of swim team co-captain Anna Eames, defending gold medalist in the women’s 100-meter butterfly in the Paralympic Games, who grew up in Golden Valley.

KARE 11 also profiled three of the athletes recently, including Eames:


Here’s more about the London Games and the U.S. athletes headed there.