William Araka
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Kenyan canoeist beats polio and poverty

Disabled from a young age and struggling to feed his family, a Kenyan fisherman's life has been revolutionised by the sport of canoeing.

William Araka is overcoming his disability and has recently taken part in the Paracanoe World Championships in Germany.

Ollie Williams reports.

  • 30 Aug 2013
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