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Need To Know | A Veteran Becomes a Paralympian | PBS

Duration: 08:23
Program: Need to Know #155
Broadcast Date: May. 27, 2011

Scott Winkler thought his life was over when he came home from the Iraq War in a wheelchair in 2003. Paralympic sports gave him hope and a desire to live. Now an American record holder in the shot put and a favorite for the 2010 Paralympic Games in London, Scott has turned his attention to helping his former soldiers.



Post Date: May 28, 2011