Paralympic undressed for a photo shoot, to prove that every body is beautiful
• Paralympians undressed for a photo shoot, to prove that every body is beautiful
Four British Paralympic athlete posed naked to express their attitude to the beauty of the body. Tennis star Jordan Wiley, swimmer Lewis Edwards, sprinter Betty Woodward and powerlifter Ali Jawad took part in a photo shoot for the magazine Sport.
Tennis player Jordan Wiley shared that, for example, the person she just wanted to show people that necessarily be a model, to get great shots.
Jordan is one of the most successful British tennis. At the 27-year-old sportswoman disease "crystal man", or osteogenesis imperfecta, - increased fragility of bones.
A girl so many times broken bones that can not tell the exact number. Her parents stopped at 26. Jordan Wiley: "I am far from perfect, but I'm comfortable in my body."
27-year-old Ali Jawad, powerlifting athlete, was born without legs. At age 16, he began to engage in sports, and now his dream - to take a medal at the Paralympic Games in Rio, making the bench press weight, which is three and a half times its own - 58 kg.
In 2009, Ali found Crohn's disease, and doctors urged him to abandon the sport. However, after surgery to remove a small part of the intestine athlete went to the Paralympic Games in London.
23-year-old sprinter Betty Woodward, winner of silver in London Paralympic Games, also posed naked and showed an amazing figure. At Betty cerebral palsy.
Former soldiers Lewis Edwards lost part of an arm in a car accident a few days before his first trip to Iraq.
Lewis believes that the sport gave him a second chance at life after the trauma.