Alan Oliveira, the Brazilian sprinter who stunned the London Paralympics by defeating Oscar Pistorius on Sunday night, has confirmed that he gained a one-second advantage from new racing blades he began using just three weeks ago.
Nació con una malformación y a los 11 meses le amputaron las piernas. Su temple y talento lo convirtieron en un atleta formidable. Corre con prótesis, sus marcas generan asombro y sueña con participar en los próximos Juegos Olímpicos http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1447802-oscar-pistorius-correr-con-el-alma
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Stunning reversal keeps Oscar Pistorius’ Olympic run from ending on a sour note
Oscar Leonard Carl Pistorius is a South African sprint runner. Although both of Pistorius' legs were amputated below the knee when he was 11 months old, he competes in events for single below-knee amputees and for able-bodied athletes.
The London 2012 Paralympics begin tonight and over the coming days we’ll be featuring a selection of cutting-edge sportswear designed for the competing athletes, starting with the Nike Spike Pad as worn by “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius.