The Canadian Press

1986-08-25 | Rick-Hansen-Wheelchair-Athlete

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Paraplegic wheelchair athlete Rick Hansen arrived in Canada in late August to begin the final leg of his odyssey. He had already travelled through 33 countries as an ambassador for the disabled. On August 25, he left St. John's, telling reporters he was aware of the potential for hardships ahead.

Date: 1986-08-25
Placeline: St John's, NL, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << at about at first degree and we know the train is difficult where there's going to be a really and, we expect a lot of things to happen here and I get a clean psychologically up will be real tired >>

Clip ID: 19860825CPCN002