Disabled athletes to compete

A new running group is helping people with disabilities take part
in ‘‘mainstream’’ events.     

 

Formed in 1983, Achilles International is a worldwide organisation which aims to empower people with all types of disabilities to participate in running events.     

Between 25 and 30 athletes from the Dunedin and Christchurch chapters will take part in the Dunedin Marathon 10km and half marathon events. 

 

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