Paralympian Resolve: Intellectually Disabled Athletes Return After 12-Year Ban

In the Sydney Paralympic Games in 2000, the Spanish basketball team competing in the intellectually disabled classification easily won the gold medal.  In the group stages, they outscored their opponents 254-126, and in the medal round they won both of their games by more than 20 points.1 Three days later, after having received the praise of spectators and journalists, a …