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Sydney 2000: Day 6, Saturday 24 October

Sydney 2000: Day 6, Saturday 24 October

Boomerangs and Belles go down, but gold rush continues   Australia’s intellectual disability basketball side had much to be proud of in Sydney. In their pool matches, despite
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The Moment That Made The CEO Weep

The Moment That Made The CEO Weep

This article originally appeared in the Sydney 2000 20-year anniversary addition of the Australian Paralympian magazine – download your copy today (PDF, 6,526KB). Sitting in
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Sydney 2000: Day 5, Friday 23 October

Sydney 2000: Day 5, Friday 23 October

Host Nation Thrills Record Crowds With More Success  Greg Smith’s gold medal in the 800 metres T52 on Day 4 had been the breakthrough he’d been after for years. The former
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Sydney 2000: Day 4, Thursday 22 October

Sydney 2000: Day 4, Thursday 22 October

Gold rush leads Australian to top of the medal tally Sunday was no time to rest! In fact, our Team had an extremely busy and successful day, claiming a further eight gold medals. O
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Sydney 2000: Day 3, 21 October

Sydney 2000: Day 3, 21 October

‘The Best Thing You Could Ever Do’ says 2000 Paralympic champion Siobhan Paton had only been swimming competitively for three years by the time the 2000 Paralympics came around
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Sydney 2000: Day 2, 20 October

Sydney 2000: Day 2, 20 October

New Aussie Cycling Sensation Upstages The World South Australia’s Sarnya Parker had been a national top 10 pentathlete before Paralympic cyclist, the late Kieran Modra, convinced
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