Rio Diaries: Bem vindo ao Brasil

Two planes, two continents and an overnight flight later, I finally made it to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Paralympic Games! There are four former University of Georgia students competing in this year’s games.  Current UGA volunteer track coach Jarryd Wallace will be competing in athletics, Lindsay Grogan in swimming, Amanda Dennis in goal ball, and Michelle Schiffler in sitting volleyball.  Schiffler won silver in the 2012 London Paralympics. The Opening Ceremony is set to schedule on Wednesday so I had a little time to sight see before the…

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