Photostory #127: Canada's Wheelchair Athletes: Paralympic Players Prepare
National Film Board of Canada
October 15, 1957
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Miss Clymar Sowery practices for the swimming event. Paraplegics use a swimming stroke invented by Dr. Guttmann: swimmer sits upright in the water, paralyzed legs floating in front, and propels himself backward.