The determination and dedication these athletes displayed in athletics helped them become leaders in the military as well....
Swimmer Becca Meyers is in select company as one of the few deaf athletes ever to participate in the Olympic or Paralympic Games. She has won three gold medals, two silver and a bronze over the past two Paralympic Games.
Shannon Miller wore her famous scrunchie in every big meet for six years to keep her hair out of the way and prevent it from distracting judges.
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