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Peep the best Paralympic snaps

Monday, 19 September 2016 | Athletics Australia

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In case you missed - here's some of best photos snapped of our Aussies athletics Paralympians.

Let's start with Captain Kurt in his last Paralympics as he speeds round the Olympic Stadium.


Fearnley busted his way to a bronze medal in the 5000m T53-54 on day 2 of Rio 2016. We love that our captain is the only athlete in focus. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty)


Jodi Elkington-Jones, Erin Cleaver, Isis Holt and Ella Pardy are all smiles after bringing home the bronze in the women's 4x100m T35-38 final on day 8. Paralympic team medallists - they look like they couldn't be happier. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)


Scott Reardon defends his quick launch from the blocks, on his way to a gold medal in the men's 100m T42 final on day 8. Richard Whitehead of Great Britain came from nowhere to charge home in second. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Reardon takes the flag on a post race win tour of the Olympic Stadium. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)


Brayden Davidson launches and is snapped mid-flight in the men's long jump T36 final on day 5. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

*Enter Davidson's celebration picture. Who said you need a static pose next to your Paralympic record breaking jump?


Keeping with the jumpers - Jodi Elkington-Jones scores a bronze medal in the women's long jump T37 final on day 7. Bronze in the long jump and 4x100m relay, what an achievement. (Photo by Lucas Uebel/Getty Images)


James Turner also knows how to celebrate after winning gold in the Men's 800m T36 final on day 10. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Deon Kenzie brings in the silver and is first to congratulate winner, Abbes Saidi of Tunisia after the 1500m T38 final on day 3. Capturing great sportsmanship is always a sure thing. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)


Todd Hodgetts has the look of determination on his face. Willing himself to a bronze medal in the men's shot put F20 on day 3. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images for Tokyo 2020)


Madison de Rozario is all focus as she rockets round the track on her way to silver in the women's 800m T53. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)


Sarah Walsh floats in the women's long jump T44 final inside the Olympic Stadium (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)


Captain Kurt ends his Paralympic career with an incredible marathon sprint to the finish at Fort Copacabana (Photo by Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images)

 
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