Deaf Athletes The 2019 Deaflympics – The Olympic Games for the Deaf

The 2019 Deaflympics – The Olympic Games for the Deaf

When the Olympic Games are not enough, people turn to other competitions. But wait, if there are competitions which are sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee, then you have to pay attention to them, as they will attract attention, like every other Olympic event, summer or winter. Punters love the Olympics and so do the …

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Uncategorized The Inspiring Story of Matt Hamill

The Inspiring Story of Matt Hamill

One of the people that have inspired thousands in the deaf community is the MMA fighter, Matt Hamill. The Hammer is a UFC Champion and has been followed as closely as Mr Green review 2019, if not more. So, what is the story of this wrestler, turned MMA fighter?  Early Life Hamill was born in …

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Deaf Athletes Who Is Tamika Catchings?

Who Is Tamika Catchings?

On July 21, 1979, the world said hello for the first time to Tamika Catchings. Hers is one of our many inspiring stories, as she was born deaf and had a successful basketball career. Here are a few details about the legend. The Beginnings Many athletes start shining in college, but some catch the eye …

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Deaf Athletes 6 Professional Athletes Who Battled Significant Hearing Loss (And Succeeded In Spite Of It)

6 Professional Athletes Who Battled Significant Hearing Loss (And Succeeded In Spite Of It)

Everybody loves a story about a person who manages to achieve their dreams despite all the difficulties. Well, these kinds of stories are all around us. We bring you six professional athletes, who managed to succeed in their fields despite battling significant hearing loss in their youth. They are true role-models for all aspiring athletes, …

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Disabled Athletes Should You Bet on the Paralympics?

Should You Bet on the Paralympics?

When hearing about the Olympic Games, you have likely heard the term ‘the Paralympics’ at least a couple times in your life. The parallel Olympics host athletes with disabilities that prevent them from competing in the regular Olympics. These awe-inspiring people worked hard to overcome the obstacles they were born with, and each time they …

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Deaf Athletes How Deaf Basketball Players Communicate on the Court

How Deaf Basketball Players Communicate on the Court

We look at athletes nearly every day and admire their physical skill and strength, as well as the will and determination it took to reach the place they are in right now. It truly is a remarkable thing, and they well deserve all the benefits that go alongside it. However, there are other players who …

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Deaf Athletes Deaf MMA Fighters Proving that Anything is Possible

Deaf MMA Fighters Proving that Anything is Possible

Mixed Martial arts or MMA, is a sport where people fight one another, using mixed martial arts. The name itself is indicative of what you can expect to see on the screen or live, should you decide to watch MMA fights live. The most famous MMA tournament is the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and it would …

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Deaf Athletes Football for Deaf People – Can They Play it?

Football for Deaf People – Can They Play it?

People with disabilities have been known to play multiple sports and have lots of success. The Paralympics exist for a reason, and the reason is that there are many amazing people with disabilities who compete and even get great results. The results depend on the severity of the disability but more often than not, these …

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Deaf Athletes What Sports are Deaf People the Best in?

What Sports are Deaf People the Best in?

Disabilities are usually portrayed as weaknesses, when no PR speech is given and that is the relationship that the majority of people have towards them. But, disabilities do not have to be, and frankly, are not weaknesses in general, just in that one department. For example, hearing loss can be an obstacle to people who …

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