Paralympic medallist walks again

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Monique Van der Vorst, a Paralympic silver medallist in hand cycling, lost the use of her legs as a result of an operation that went wrong and an accident when she was a teenager.
Last year she had another accident while training and, in an extraordinary twist, she regained the use of her legs.
She describes her unexplained recovery and her search for a new identity after being disqualified from competing in the Paralympics. #cycling #Monique #sport #story #VanDerVorst
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