'The Golden Couple'

Sascha Kindred and Nyree Lewis, otherwise known as the 'golden couple' of disabled sport, are two of Great Britain's most successful paralympians of the last decade, amassing 20 Paralympic medals between them including an amazing 8 golds. I am the brother of Sascha and am tracking their progress from Athens 2004 to London 2012. Read about their journey to Paralympic Glory here!

Friday, July 17, 2009

Sascha and Fiancé Nyree Lewis Appointed County Ambassadors for Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

Sascha and his fiance Nyree Lewis were officially appointed County Ambassadors for Herefordshire and Worcestershire County today as part of the County's drive to inspire young athletes within the region.
The Worcestershire and Herefordshire Olympic and Paralympic Group will be launching their 2012 Olympic Ambassador Group this autumn and Sascha, Nyree and the Hereford-based England and Great Britain blind football team will be among the county's ambassadors.
Having lived and trained in Hereford for the last three years, Sascha and Nyree have become well known within the county having appeared at various events and picked up numerous awards for their sporting achievements.
Speaking of his appointment Sascha said, "I'm delighted to be able to help the Olympic and Paralympic Group promote sport to young athletes and hope that we can help inspire them to become the next generation of sporting superstars."
Nyree said, "To be selected as an ambassador to represent our county is great. We are in a privileged position so we are pleased to be able to help in any way we can."


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