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VOA China 360: How China Surpasses the US in Paralympic Success


China's disabled athletes once again blew past their rivals to top the gold medal standings at the Rio Paralympics, achieving the feat for a 4th consecutive time. Team USA settled for a distant fourth, in sharp contrast to their 1st place finish in the Rio Olympics. How does China manage to keep beating the United States, a global sporting power, in the Paralympics? Michael Lipin asks Candace Cable, 12-time U.S. Paralympic medalist and vice chair of the 2024 Los Angeles Olympics bid committee.

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