Amputee jumper accepts exclusion
FRANKFURT, Germany -- A German amputee long jumper will not contest the decision by his national federation to exclude him from the upcoming European Championships.
Paralympic champion Markus Rehm, however, said Thursday he would use all means at his disposal to prove that his carbon-fiber prosthesis does not give him an unfair advantage, as argued by the German Athletics Federation (DLV) in leaving him off the team.
Rehm won the long jump at the German nationals last weekend with ...
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