Gallery: ‘Spirit in Motion’ gala opens London’s Paralympics
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Pistorius, at an earlier news conference, praised London for its inclusivity.
"Kids didn’t stare at people’s prosthetic legs and they were asking guys in wheelchairs what events they do," Pistorius said. "There are a lot of people here who don’t focus on the disability anymore — they focus on the athletes’ abilities ... there’s nothing to be ashamed of."
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