Rio Paralympics 2016

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'It puts all the wrongs from London to right'

'It puts all the wrongs from London to right'

It has been a great games for Paralympic GB cyclist Jody Cundy, who has won two gold medals. Martin caught up with him in Rio.

Jonnie Peacock: 'Everything is possible'

Jonnie Peacock: 'Everything is possible'

Jonnie Peacock held on to his T44 100m victory, winning gold at the Paralympics in Rio. He tells Martin how it feels to be a winner...

Ali Jawad: 'I wanted to be like the Hulk'

Ali Jawad: 'I wanted to be like the Hulk'

Ali Jawad won a silver in the men's 59kg powerlifting at the Paralympic Games on Friday. Martin caught up with him in Rio.

Stef Reid: Paralympians are 'amazing'

Stef Reid: Paralympians are 'amazing'

Stef Reid speaks to Martin about her Paralympic silver medal and her journey to success in Rio

Storey wins record 12th Paralympic gold

Storey wins record 12th Paralympic gold

Dame Sarah Storey becomes the most successful British female Paralympian as Great Britain win 11 medals on day one in Rio.

Para cyclist Dame Sarah Storey's story

Para cyclist Dame Sarah Storey's story

Dame Sarah Storey started as a swimmer and is now a superstar cyclist with 12 Paralympic gold medals. Here's her story so far.

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In Pictures: Rio Paralympic Opening Ceremony

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In Pictures: Rio Paralympic Opening Ceremony

The Rio Paralympic Games kicked off last night with wheelchair acrobatics, colourful dancing and a huge firework display - take a look at our photo gallery.

Kids in Rio excited for the Paralympics

Kids in Rio excited for the Paralympics

The Paralympic Games kick off tonight with a big opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, Martin speaks to kids in the city to find out how they feel about the Games.

'No reason why you can't do anything' in life

'No reason why you can't do anything' in life

George Peasgood will be the youngest paratriathlete representing Great Britain at the Rio Paralympics. He spoke to Newsround before heading off to Brazil.

GB star going for gold in two sports

GB star going for gold in two sports

Great Britain's para-cycling and para-athletics world champion Kadeena Cox looks forward to the Paralympic Games in Rio, where she is aiming to win medals on both the athletics track and in the velodrome.

Rio's rocky road to Paralympic Games

Rio's rocky road to Paralympic Games

The build-up to the event has been very tricky with a number of issues causing a headache for organisers. So can Rio pull it off?

'I'll cry if I win Paralympic gold'

'I'll cry if I win Paralympic gold'

Wheelchair tennis player Gordon Reid is aiming to take home two Paralympic gold medals in the singles and doubles events at Rio 2016.

Rio Paralympics in numbers

Rio Paralympics in numbers

Take a look at some of the big numbers behind the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.

Paralympic ones to watch for 2016

Paralympic ones to watch for 2016

Meet one of Hannah Cockroft's rivals, a teenage tennis star and a delivery driver who are all chasing Paralympic glory in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

Olympics parade will be in Manchester

Olympics parade will be in Manchester

Special events celebrating Team GB's success at the 2016 Rio Olympics will take place in Manchester and London in October.

Hannah Cockroft takes on Newsround quiz

Hannah Cockroft takes on Newsround quiz

With six months until the Paralympics kick off, Martin has been testing the knowledge of wheelchair racing star, Hannah Cockroft.

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Olympic and Paralympic Games' mascots

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Olympic and Paralympic Games' mascots

The mascots for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games have just been unveiled but how well do know the mascots from the previous games?

Sarah Storey: 'I was bullied'

Sarah Storey: 'I was bullied'

Paralympic athlete, Dame Sarah Storey shares her experiences of being bullied and gives her advice on how to overcome it.

'You must sacrifice to reach the top'

'You must sacrifice to reach the top'

Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock spoke to Martin about his career and how he got so good at his sport.

Cockroft: 'People will be after me' in Rio

Cockroft: 'People will be after me' in Rio

Gold medal-winning Paralympian Hannah Cockroft tells Newsround how she's preparing for Rio 2016.

Meet the British wheelchair tennis number one

Meet the British wheelchair tennis number one

Hayley finds out what it takes to be Britain's number one in women's wheelchair tennis.

Moment David Weir met biggest fan

Moment David Weir met biggest fan

See the moment 15-year-old Kieran met his idol, Paralympic athlete David Weir.

Jonnie Peacock: 'Beckham inspired me'

Jonnie Peacock: 'Beckham inspired me'

It's been a another successful summer for Great Britain's Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock. He joined Martin to talk about his success and who inspired him

David Weir: 'Disability just a word now'

David Weir: 'Disability just a word now'

David Weir says the Paralympics had such a huge impact on changing people's attitudes towards disabilities that "disability is just a word now".

Paralympic wheelchairs explained

Paralympic wheelchairs explained

Ricky's been finding out the differences between everyday wheelchairs and thosed used in Paralympic sports.

Meet the GB wheelchair basketball team

Meet the GB wheelchair basketball team

Martin meets GB wheelchair basketball players