Rio Paralympics Writes History as the People’s Games

Rio Paralympics Writes History as the People’s Games

On Sept. 18, 2016, the Paralympics lowered the curtains ending the first competition held in Rio de Janeiro. The 2016 Summer Games was the 15th international event for athletes with disabilities, organized by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). The competition took place in Rio de Janeiro, between Sept. 7-18, 2016. According to the event’s official website, […]

Simone Biles Should Not Be Compared to Nadia Comaneci

Simone Biles Should Not Be Compared to Nadia Comaneci

Simone Biles should not be compared to Nadia Comaneci. Both gymnasts won five medals in two different Olympic competitions, but they should not be compared because one was more gracious, while the other has a better technique. The Romanian Gymnastics Legend Comaneci is a Romanian athlete who was born on Nov. 12, 1961, in Onesti, Romania. The gymnast made history at […]