Congratulations to #TEAMSUNRISE on winning 20 medals!
"Our achievements should serve as an inspiration to everyone that with determination, ambition and teamwork you can achieve almost anything."
Passion, emotion, enthusiasm, determination, team spirit and the support of their fellow athletes – for more than 30 years these have been our Team Sunrise values!
They are athletes from all over the world, with different backgrounds, sporting achievements and disabilities that have come together - united as #TeamSunrise with one goal… ONE TEAM ONE WILL.
Sunrise Medical is proud to have such a fantastic team of athletes and we’d like to introduce them to you: #TeamSunrise - ONE team with ONE WILL to succeed.
Follow their journey from the beginning and celebrate with us their drive and determination to live without limits – after all, that’s what our ambassadors are all about.
Find out more about TEAM SUNRISE, outstanding athletes that embody the true power of the human spirit. Athletes who challenge themselves to do better, striving to be the best and inspiring others to do the same.
"It's a sport where there are no physical limitations. We can all play table tennis"
"Sailing is my life. The freedom. The love for the water. "
"You need to challenge yourself against your opponent and find a way to win. I love the battle."
"I've had quite a life, where everything I have has come from sport."
"Tennis is like life, you have to learn to face adversity. It's how you react to difficult situations that will determine your success."
"The perpetual self-challenge of being better is what I love."
"My team mates are my brothers. We are there for each other - on the court and off."
"Wheelchair basketball lets me demonstrate to everyone just what people with disabilities are capable of."
""I love how aggressive and in-your-face that wheelchair basketball can be at an elite level.""
"I loved every challenge that the sport has presented to me - and I'm still being challenged by it on a daily basis."
"Boccia is more than a sport, its independence."
"Hand-biking helped me find a way out of my crisis after my traffic accident. It allowed me to set goals - a reason to fight for something."
"All those years of training are defined in just 30 seconds."
"I just love the speed and feeling of liberty when cycling."
"The outcome of the match has to do with just two things - the way your opponent plays and the way you deal with it."
"I don´t train every day for second place. My only goal is winning a gold medal."
"Sport means so much to me. It has been my approach to life. "
"Table Tennis is a sport of dexterity, reflexes and technical skills."
"Going up against my opponent and being challenged - that's what I love the most."
"My biggest challenge is striving to be better every time I play, I always try to be the best."
"Basketball is an extremely physical sport, it demands a lot from your body."
"Thank God I have the opportunity to work, study and practice my discipline."
"When I first saw a handbike, I realised that this is my future. "
"Wishes are not fulfilled, they are made."
"I'm always training and making sacrifices every day to play at the highest level."
"Anything is possible when you commit to seriously achieving it."
"I believe that to get good results, you have to work hard - and that's always been my motto in life."
"You always have to aim to be the best and fight for it until the very end."
"Wheelchair basketball really means everything to me, it's my whole life."
"The feeling of freedom on the court in a wheelchair is magical."
"Wheelchair basketball has challenged me to think positively about my disability. To see past any boundaries and to do what it takes to be the best."
"Dream, believe, work, achieve!"
"As a kid, wheelchair basketball gave me another purpose in life after my accident. It gave me confidence and the belief that you can do anything."
"Tennis has changed my life - and it can change other people's lives too."
"Tennis teaches a person self-reliance, accountability, and independence - traits that can have a massive impact on someone's life."
"Wheelchair tennis means everything to me . It has given me so much and allowed me to travel the world and meet many wonderful people."
"Swimming really saved me, it brought me back to life and taught me that anything is possible. "
" Wheelchair basketball gives you the opportunity to show yourself, and others, what you are really made of."
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