Fuma-Kai is an incredible performance by Japanese multimedia dance and martial arts troupe, Enra, directed by Nobuyuki Hanabusa. It was shown at the International Olympic Committee Tokyo bid last year, and tells the story of the country bringing home the Olympic rings. …
… Inspiration porn is an image of a person with a disability, often a kid, doing something completely ordinary – like playing, or talking, or running, or drawing a picture, or hitting a tennis ball – carrying a caption like “your excuse is invalid” or “before you quit, try”. Increasingly, they feature the … quote. …
“The only disability in life is a bad attitude.”
– cancer survivor Scott Hamilton
This image of a little girl running on a set of prosthetic legs alongside Oscar Pistorius is often used as an example of inspiration porn.
Those who use the term, ABC’s Stella Young for example, should advocate for the abolition of the Paralympics.
They want everyone treated equally.
When I see Said-Elmahmoudi from Morocco put himself out there on the Karate Floor, I’m inspired to shut down this computer. And jump on to a mountain bike for a workout.
Sammy Smith has trained in the martial arts over 10 years and is a 2nd degree black belt from New York.
She has crushed multiple competition forms and weapons grand champion records and continues to be the leading female double nunchuck competitor. Her innovative weapons tricks, clean basics and high-level kick combos keep her performances respected and exciting …