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Wheelchair racing

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Wheelchair racing is the racing of wheelchairs in track and road races. [1]

17 relations: Archery, Bicycle tire, Bowls, Club throw, Handcycle, Javelin throw, Ludwig Guttmann, Marathon, Paralympic athletics, Shot put, Sport of athletics, Summer Paralympic Games, Table tennis, Track and field, Wheelchair, Wheelchair basketball, Wheelchair fencing.

Archery

Archery is the art, sport, practice or skill of using a bow to shoot arrows.

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Bicycle tire

A bicycle tire is a tire that fits on the wheel of a bicycle, unicycle, tricycle, quadracycle, bicycle trailer, or trailer bike.

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Bowls

Bowls or lawn bowls is a sport in which the objective is to roll biased balls called woods so that they stop close to a smaller ball called a "jack" or "kitty".

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Club throw

The club throw is an athletic throwing event where the object is to throw a wooden club.

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Handcycle

A handcycle is a type of human-powered land vehicle powered by the arms rather than the legs, as on a bicycle.

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Javelin throw

The javelin throw is a track and field event where the javelin, a spear about in length, is thrown.

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Ludwig Guttmann

Sir Ludwig "Poppa" Guttmann (3 July 1899 – 18 March 1980)GRO – Register of Deaths – MAR 1980 19 1000 AYLESBURY, Ludwig Guttmann, DoB.

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Marathon

The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy.

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Paralympic athletics

Paralympic athletics is a disabled sport practiced by athletes with a physical disability who have competed at separate international events since 1952.

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Shot put

The shot put (pronounced) is a track and field event involving "throwing"/"putting" (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy spherical object—the shot—as far as possible.

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Sport of athletics

Athletics is a collection of sporting events that involve competitive running, jumping, throwing, and walking.

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Summer Paralympic Games

The Summer Paralympic Games or the Games of the Paralympiad, are an international multi-sport event where athletes with physical disabilities compete.

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Table tennis

Table tennis, also known as ping-pong, is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth across a table using small bats.

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Track and field

Track and field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing.

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Wheelchair

A wheelchair, often abbreviated to just "chair", is a chair with wheels, used when walking is difficult or impossible due to illness, injury, or disability.

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Wheelchair basketball

Wheelchair basketball is basketball played by people with varying physical disabilities that disqualify them from playing an able-bodied sport.

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Wheelchair fencing

Wheelchair fencing is a version of fencing for athletes with a disability.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wheelchair_racing

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