The Rio Paralympics 2016 has officially begun

As millions gather for the opening ceremony, 4000 of the world’s bravest athletes are ready to overcome astronomical difficulties and compete in the world’s brightest stage. This includes snowboarding bronze medalist and ‘Dancing with the Stars’ contestant Amy Purdy and 10-time wheelchair racing champion Tatyana MacFadden. Of course, who can forget the armless but world record-setting archer Matt Stutzman. So join us here at and witness history in the making.