MEDAL QUEST kicks off with an introduction to “the best athletes in the world” – the elite athletes of the Paralympic Games. Competing in sports as different as wheelchair basketball, archery, judo, cycing, and more, these American athletes personify the grit, the strategy, and the skill it takes to go for the gold.Visit Medal Quest Website
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Team USA athletes call the London Games “the best experience in my life.”
A London first: Sisters Tatyana and Hannah McFadden compete head-to-head in the 100m.
Dr. Cheri Blauwet, 7-time Paralympic medalist, on athlete injuries and doping controls.
Jeff Fabry and Matt Stutzman on the mental toughness it takes to medal in Para-Archery.
Brad Snyder, injured in Afghanistan, says the Paralympics is his way “to keep serving.”
Laying it all on the line in the men’s wheelchair basketball bronze match: US v. Britain.
Wheelchair rugby is played by quadriplegics in armored chairs - and Team USA plays to win.
Less than 11 seconds determines who can call himself the fastest man at the 2012 Games.
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