New Hampshire’s governor is adding her voice to those disappointed by the exclusion of a disabled teenage swimmer from this week’s Paralympic World Swimming Championships in Montreal.
New Hampshire’s Victoria Arlen has been banned from competing in the Montreal Paralympic Games after a recent medical evaluation found she may walk again if she had years of physical therapy. Should Arlen be penalized on the possibility that she COULD walk again one day?
Paralympic gold medalist swimmer Victoria Arlen says she is fighting to keep her hopes and dreams alive after being banned from the Montreal Paralympic Games.
U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., are objecting to a decision not to allow a New Hampshire record-setting swimmer to participate in the International Paralympic World Swimming Championships in Montreal.
Exeter, New Hampshire’s Victoria Arlen — who won a gold medal in the 2012 Paralympics in London — shares her story with WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche.