Exactly one week ago, Ntando Mahlangu sprinted his way into the hearts of every South African after winning silver, at the age of fourteen, in the 200m T42 final at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This accomplishment is nothing less than extraordinary. But let’s not forget, he is still just a […]
No less than eight para-athletes associated with Jumping Kids will be representing South Africa at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games taking place between 7-18 September in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Ntando was running within weeks from receiving his first set of sport prostheses in 2012. By 2016, at the age of 14, he broke the 400m and 800m T42 World Records.