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Adam Hall celebrates his gold medal win

Adam Hall celebrates his gold medal win

The New Zealand paralympian Adam Hall (centre) – born with spina bifida – stands on the dais after winning a gold medal in the standup slalom at the 2010 Vancouver Paralympics. His win was more remarkable after a mid-race fall which cost him precious seconds.

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Martin Sullivan, 'Disability and disability organisations - Sports organisations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/29180/adam-hall-celebrates-his-gold-medal-win (accessed 17 October 2019)

Story by Martin Sullivan, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 12 Jul 2018