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16 Aug 2007

oscar pistorius
What is your opinion on the paranoia around the so called "advantage" provided by Oscar's prosthesis?
Specialy that of the self style expert, (a certain Tucker from UCT) on athletics, bilateral amputees, (their DISADVANTAGE) &prosthesis?
Tucker see himself fit to advise the world body, the IAAF not to allow oscar to participate in the Osaka Championship. That even before the research requested by Oscar's trainer Ampi Louw since the Athens Olympics in 2004 has been conducted.
How can the UCT allow it's internet podium to be used by a worker to launch his own personal misguided, unresearched mission??
"Hang the man", ignore his incredible dedication&determination, no "innocent until found guilty" for Oscar, not for as long as Tucker is allowed to abuse the internet with his one sided contamination of the issues! Thank you for the oppertunity.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Henke

Thank you for visiting health24.com.

As you, I think Oscar Pistorius has incredible dedication and determination. I think that abled bodied people are struggling to except that there are disabled people who do not allow their disabilities to stand in their way of achieving their goals. Most people are blown over by the fact that an amputee, is better in athletics than abled bodied people and as this is not the norm, they are looking for reasons why it is not possible for him to be this good.

It is sad that there are people who do not want to give Oscar the glory that he deserves.

Kind regards



Dr Anrich Burger
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