Doaa Shayea
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Rio hopeful is flame ambassador

A teenage wheelchair athlete has been selected to represent Plymouth as the Paralympic Flame Ambassador.

Doaa Shayea, 14, will travel to London on 24 August and return to the city with the Paralympic flame.

Doaa, who has spina bifida, is hoping to compete in the 2016 Paralympics in Rio.

  • 07 Aug 2012
  • From the section Devon