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Sascha Kindred: Paralympic swimming champion announces retirement

BBC News - 07 Feb 2017
Seven-time Paralympic swimming champion Sascha Kindred has announced his retirement after a 23-year international career. The 39-year-old has been one of the leading figures in the sport since he made his international debut in 1994. Last year, he won ...
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Disability Sport Can Help Combat Negative Attitudes

HuffPost UK - 21 Jul 2017
I can't really describe the feeling when I'm competing for my country - it's like nothing else. This summer, our nation's finest para-athletes have been experiencing the same unprecedented thrills as they take firm grasp of an impressive medal haul at ...
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Relive GB's three golds in 40 minutes

BBC Sport - 12 Sep 2016
Sascha Kindred has been an inspiration to so many on the British Paralympic team over the years, among them BBC Radio 5 Live reporter Kate Grey and she was one of the first to interview him after his gold medal and world record swim here tonight.
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Swimming golds for Sascha Kindred and Ellie Simmonds in Rio

Yahoo News UK - 13 Sep 2016
It's been another gold rush at the Aquatics Stadium for Paralympics GB on the fifth night of the competition. Sascha Kindred won his seventh gold medal and set a new world record in the men's 200m SM6 individual medley - a fitting end to what is ...
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Ten county residents recognised in New Year Honours list

Hereford Times - 30 Dec 2016
Paralympic champion Sascha Kindred has received a CBE. 8 comments. HEREFORDSHIRE has been well represented again in the New Year's Honours list, with 10 awards coming the county's way. This year two county residents have been awarded CBEs.
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Paralympian inspires youngsters from Eckington CE First

Worcester News - 13 Jul 2016
THE children of Eckington CE First School enjoyed a visit from Paralympic swimmer Sascha Kindred. The athlete was there to talk to the pupils about his journey through five paralympics and how he won 12 paralympic medals. The visit fitted in with the ...
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Sport Relief at Trinity Primary School

Hereford Times - 22 Mar 2016
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Top Paralympian visits John Masefield High School

Ledbury Reporter - 11 Jan 2017
The guest speaker at assembly on Tuesday was none other than the seven time Paralympian gold medallist, the swimmer Sascha Kindred CBE, who lives in Herefordshire. Mr Kindred has cerebral palsy, affecting the right side of his body, but not his prowess ...
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Playground to Podium scheme to spot Paralympic talent

BBC News - 16 Mar 2010
Paralympic swimming champion Sascha Kindred, who was at the launch initiative in Plymouth, said he hoped sharing his experiences would help to motivate and inspire others. ParalympicsGB chief executive Phil Lane said Playground to Podium would help ...
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Rio Paralympics 2016: Memorable moments

BBC Sport - 20 Sep 2016
Sascha Kindred is a superb sporting ambassador and in his sixth and last Paralympics, the SM6 200m medley was his final chance to win a seventh gold medal. First there was the drama of his disqualification for a lane infringement and reinstatement into ...
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Being the twin who wasn't born disabled

BBC News - 14 Oct 2015
Paralympic swimmer Sascha Kindred has a non-disabled twin, and actor Ashton Kutcher's twin brother is disabled. So we're in good company. Twins are often thought to have a closeness that isn't there with other sibling relationships. The fact we were on ...

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