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|Hanger Clinic athletes to compete in Pyeongchang|
Austin, Texas, March 2, 2018 – Several Hanger Clinic patients are preparing to head to Pyeongchang, South Korea, where they will compete in a variety of sports at the 2018 games. The games' opening ceremony will be held March 9, with competitions running through March 18. The Hanger Clinic athletes participating include:
- Mark Mann, Snowboarder
- Josh Pauls, U.S. Sled Hockey Team Captain
- Stephani Victor, Alpine Skier
A complete schedule of the games is available here: https://www.pyeongchang2018.com/en/paralympics/schedule.
Before departing for Pyeongchang, Stephani Victor and Josh Pauls talked to The O&P Almanac about the impending competition, and how their Hanger Clinic prosthetists played key roles in helping them prepare. Following is a link to the story: https://issuu.com/americanoandp/docs/february_2018/26.
About Hanger Clinic: Founded in 1861 by the first amputee of the Civil War, Hanger Clinic, a subsidiary of Hanger, Inc., owns and operates approximately 800 patient care clinics nationwide. The certified clinicians of Hanger Clinic provide patients with the latest in orthotic and prosthetic solutions, including microprocessor devices for those with limb loss and neuromuscular technologies for those with paralysis due to stroke, MS and other debilitating conditions. For more information on Hanger, visit www.Hanger.com, and for more information on Hanger Clinic, visit www.HangerClinic.com.
Krisita Burket, Hanger, Inc.
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