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24-08-2008, 16:11
It's been the Olympian's chance to shine in Beijing. Now it's the Paralympians time to shine.

This one will be from September 6th to September 17th.

2008 Summer Paralympics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2008_Summer_Paralympics)

Home - The Official Website of the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (http://en.paralympic.beijing2008.cn/index.shtml)


What channel would this be on?

03-09-2008, 21:29
The Opening Ceremony is on at 12:50pm

07-09-2008, 11:00
Wow, that was fast. Team GB Paralympions have got 3 Gold Medals already.

07-09-2008, 12:59
How are we doing on the leaderboard then?

07-09-2008, 14:05
Here's the latest Medals chart.

BBC SPORT | Other sport... | Paralympics | Paralympics medal table (http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/other_sports/disability_sport/medals_table/default.stm)

07-09-2008, 14:11
Ha! We're beating Australia!

There's usually some Olympic rivalry with us and the Aussies.

07-09-2008, 14:16
Yeah, it was mentioned sometimes in the Olympics.

I think we have more than 3 Golds, the medal board hasn't been updaed since around 11 this morning.

08-09-2008, 15:41
United States and Great Britain are both tallying at 7 Gold Medals so far.

13-09-2008, 13:47
The latest medals tables shows that Team GB Paralympians are better than the Olympians. :eek: :D

BBC SPORT | Other sport... | Paralympics | Paralympics medal table (http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/other_sports/disability_sport/medals_table/default.stm)

BBC SPORT | Other sport... | Paralympics | Results - Saturday 13 September (http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/other_sports/disability_sport/latest_results/default.stm)

The British Paralympic Association (http://www.paralympics.org.uk/)

16-09-2008, 23:36
Final medals tables results.

2 Great Britain 42G 29S 31B 102 total

The closing ceremony is on tomorrow on BBC 2 at 12:50pm.