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Macedonian athlete on wheelchair ultra-marathon to London

3 years agoNews : Storyful

Mile Stojkoski has been in a wheelchair since a 1996 motorbiking accident left him without the use of his legs. But this didn’t stop the 46-year-old Macedonian from setting out on a 3,500 kilometer-journey by wheelchair from Macedonia to London, scheduled to arrive in time for the kick-off to this year’s Olympic games.
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