Summer Paralympics has been held since 1960, and since 1988, the Paralympics has been hosted by the host of the Olympics.
Ludwig Guttmann, a neurologist, was the person to establish the Paralympics movement and the Paralympic Games.
Despite all stereotypes, he proved that sport creates favourable living conditions and helps persons with disabilities to recover and live normally.
The 2012 London Paralympics are held on August 29–September 9.
Around 4,200 athletes from 166 are competing for 502 sets of medals in 20 disciplines.
London Paralympics’ general sponsor Samsung made an inspiring video Sport Doesn’t Care Who You Are before launching the games.