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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Poland 2016 - Polish Para-Olympian Rio 2016 - Rafał Wilk



COUNTRY: POLAND
ISSUE DATE: 3 December 2016
CIRCULATION: 225 000
 STAMP SIZE: 54 x 40.5 mm
THEME: Rafał Wilk
STAMP DESIGN: Karol Tabaka






Rafał Wilk (born 9 December 1974 in Łańcut) is a Paralympic handcyclist and former speedway rider from Poland. On 3 May 2006, Rafal Wilk had an accident during a speedway meeting in Krosno. He injured his spinal cord, and lost control in the lower part of his body. After the accident, he was determined to continue as an athlete, so he took up monoski and went on to practice handbiking.




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