I´m Wenlock, the Olympic mascot for London2012. My name: the first modern Olympic Games took place in Much Wenlock in 1850.I love finding out about all sports, having fun and making friends.
I´m Mandeville, the Paralympic mascotfor London 2012. My name: the first Paralympic Games took place in Stoke Mandeville in 1948.I love trying new things and challenging myself to be the best I can be.
We attend the Technical School N° 452.Which specializes in: welding turning Electro mechanic .
We study English Maths History Geography Metal mechanic. And other subjects.
We attend school from Monday to Friday in the morning and in the afternoon
We choose volleyball because it is a team sport, that means it is carried out with several players who are forming a team with the common goal of winning. There are different positions such as lift, riveter, blocker, libero. It is a sport with a lot more communication to make plays than others, by the friction between the players. Volleyball players and other sports experience by playing.
Wheelchair TennisThe wheelchair tennis is a sport that is practiced in over 80 countries.The rules are that the ball can sting 2 times and any player can let it play in a chair. The best Argentinian player is called Gustavo Fernandez.
Basketball in wheelchairs Basketball in wheelchairs was developed by U.S. veterans of World War II. It currently develops in 80 countries worldwide.
Paralympic cycling The paralympic cyclists are Rodrigo López y Alberto Nattkemper. They are a good example to follow.
Paralympic football The Bats are a football team from Argentina , they’re blind and play football. In 2009 they won the silver medal in Athens. The bats train in the CENARD three times a week .