The very first time I heard the word Paralympic I was 14 years old. I had no clue what my mates were on about, Donnie they said, ‘you could be a Paralympic swimmer’, a what? was my reply. That was in 1990. Wow did my journey begin after. I never did become a Paralympic swimmer but I did make it to 3 Paralympic Games competing in athletics in the Pentathlon. Along the way I met some amazing people, (a few [...]