Oscar Pistorius reportedly dating Russian supermodel Anastassia Khozissova

Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been a headline machine over the past few months as the London Olympics approach. Most of what has been written about the man they call “Blade Runner” centers around whether or not he has an unfair advantage against able-bodied runners because of his prosthetic legs. As it turns out, Pistorius is also a topic of discussion for the tabloids. According...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Olympic legend Michael Johnson thinks Oscar Pistorius’ prosthetic legs give him an advantage

Over the years, the topic of whether or not runners with prosthetic legs should be allowed to compete in the same Olympic events as able-bodied runners has gained a significant amount of steam. On one hand, you have athletes with amazing stories who have refused to let their disabilities stop them from achieving their goals. How can anyone stand in the way of someone who has managed...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss

'Blade Runner' dating supermodel

Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee athlete known as "Blade Runner," may get a lot of stares on the track but he seems to get a lot of attention from the runway too. The South African runner has caught the eye of Russian supermodel Anastassia Khozissova and the two are dating, says The New York Post. Pistorius— who qualified to run in the 400 meter relay at the London Games— and...
Via The Other Paper
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Oscar Pistorius finishes 4th in 400 in Belgium

South African double-amputee Oscar Pistorius finished fourth in a 400-meter race in Belgium on Saturday. Belgium's Jonathan Borlee won in 44.91 seconds. Pistorius crossed in 46.28, trailing American Manteo Mitchell and Australian Joel Milburn at the KBC Night of Athletics in Heusden-Zolder. This week, Pistorius was selected by South Africa to become the first amputee track athlete...
Via FOX Sports
July 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Amputee Pistorius to compete in 4x400

Double amputee Oscar Pistorius is going to the London Olympics after being selected for South Africa's 4x400 relay team. Pistorius is set to become the first amputee track athlete ever to compete at the Olympics. South Africa's Olympic committee picked him Wednesday. The selection eased Pistorius' disappointment at his failure to qualify in the individual 400 meters. The 25-year...
Via AP on Fox
July 04, 2012  |  Discuss

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