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Video thumbnail: Medal Quest “Thank you, London”

Medal Quest

“Thank you, London”

Team USA athletes call the London Games “the best experience in my life.”

“Thank you, London”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Two Sisters, One Race

Medal Quest

Two Sisters, One Race

A London first: Sisters Tatyana and Hannah McFadden compete head-to-head in the 100m.

Two Sisters, One Race

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Medal Quest

Paralympic Injuries

Dr. Cheri Blauwet, 7-time Paralympic medalist, on athlete injuries and doping controls.

Paralympic Injuries

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Ending on a Perfect 10

Medal Quest

Ending on a Perfect 10

Jeff Fabry and Matt Stutzman on the mental toughness it takes to medal in Para-Archery.

Ending on a Perfect 10

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest “I take a lot of pride in the uniform I wear.”

Medal Quest

“I take a lot of pride in the uniform I wear.”

Brad Snyder, injured in Afghanistan, says the Paralympics is his way “to keep serving.”

“I take a lot of pride in the uniform I wear.”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest “We knew they were going to fight”

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“We knew they were going to fight”

Laying it all on the line in the men’s wheelchair basketball bronze match: US v. Britain.

“We knew they were going to fight”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest “You see some decent injuries out there”

Medal Quest

“You see some decent injuries out there”

Wheelchair rugby is played by quadriplegics in armored chairs - and Team USA plays to win.

“You see some decent injuries out there”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Racing for the 100m Gold

Medal Quest

Racing for the 100m Gold

Less than 11 seconds determines who can call himself the fastest man at the 2012 Games.

Racing for the 100m Gold

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Allison Jones: "When the crowd got louder, it fueled me.”

Medal Quest

Allison Jones: "When the crowd got louder, it fueled me.”

Racing on the first day of the London Games, Allison Jones won Team USA’s first medal.

Allison Jones: "When the crowd got louder, it fueled me.”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Rudy Garcia-Tolson: “I set a goal last year.”

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Rudy Garcia-Tolson: “I set a goal last year.”

Rudy Garcia-Tolson set a goal: to compete in both track and swimming at the Paralympics.

Rudy Garcia-Tolson: “I set a goal last year.”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Blake Leeper:  “I really wanted to get faster.”

Medal Quest

Blake Leeper: “I really wanted to get faster.”

Blake Leeper wants to win, and he warns folks not to “judge a book by its cover.”

Blake Leeper: “I really wanted to get faster.”

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Medal Quest

Judo Fighters in London

Myles Porter and Dartanyon Crockett, Team USA judokas, on a day they’ll never forget.

Judo Fighters in London

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Sitting Volleyball: “China is our toughest rival”

Medal Quest

Sitting Volleyball: “China is our toughest rival”

The US and China have been rivals in women's sitting volleyball since Beijing 2008.

Sitting Volleyball: “China is our toughest rival”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Going for “The Pretty One”

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Going for “The Pretty One”

In their first match in London, U.S. women’s goalball team faced a tough Swedish team.

Going for “The Pretty One”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Classification: Unique To Paralympic Sport

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Classification: Unique To Paralympic Sport

The goal: a level playing field so athletes win because they train and compete hardest.

Classification: Unique To Paralympic Sport

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest London 2012:  The Goal is Gold

Medal Quest

London 2012: The Goal is Gold

Team USA knows the competition is tough: “Everyone is as motivated as they’ve ever been.“

London 2012: The Goal is Gold

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest “The Gun Just Became Part of My Body”

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“The Gun Just Became Part of My Body”

Shooter Eric Hollen competes against the world’s best, with and without disabilities.

“The Gun Just Became Part of My Body”

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Dartanyon Crockett:  "I set my mind on one goal."

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Dartanyon Crockett: "I set my mind on one goal."

In his first Paralympics, wrestler Dartanyon Crockett wants to “leave it all on the mat.”

Dartanyon Crockett: "I set my mind on one goal."

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Jessica Long: 'To be the best, you make sacrifices.'

Medal Quest

Jessica Long: 'To be the best, you make sacrifices.'

As a child, Jessica Long was first in the pool, last out. Result: 7 gold medals, so far.

Jessica Long: 'To be the best, you make sacrifices.'

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Sabra Hawkes:  "I always wanted to be an athlete."

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Sabra Hawkes: "I always wanted to be an athlete."

Sprinter Sabra Hawkes says training is a joy: "I just like to run so much."

Sabra Hawkes: "I always wanted to be an athlete."

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Russell Wolfe: "I can represent my country again."

Medal Quest

Russell Wolfe: "I can represent my country again."

Veteran Russell Wolfe has a new way to represent the USA – in Paralympic archery.

Russell Wolfe: "I can represent my country again."

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Ileana Rodriguez:  "I’m asking you to swim!"

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Ileana Rodriguez: "I’m asking you to swim!"

Ileana Rodriguez remembers the coach who looked past her disability and saw an athlete.

Ileana Rodriguez: "I’m asking you to swim!"

Video thumbnail: Medal Quest Rudy Garcia-Tolson: "I’m enjoying every moment."

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Rudy Garcia-Tolson: "I’m enjoying every moment."

Swimmer Rudy Garcia-Tolson looks at the Paralympics as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Rudy Garcia-Tolson: "I’m enjoying every moment."

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