Prosthetics in sports
2016 events will bring advanced prosthetic to use
Athletes want Paralympic rules to have new options. 2016 Cybathlon will be the first to have 'robot-assisted Olympics.' The events will include powered exoskeleton races, and use of Brain-Computer Interface.
Athletes with Prosthetic
Heroic Hugh Herr
Both of his legs were amputate when he was a teenager.
Scott Schroeder uses two prosthetic legs and a false arm due to bomb attack in Afghanistan.
Competes both in running and long jump.