A year after a cycling accident that left her without the use of her legs, Olympic champion Kristina Vogel is back in the saddle and looking to the future.
In 2015, Syria's national cycling team fled the war in their country. Nazer Jasir even sold his racing bike in order to fund his escape. Now he's at the Road World Championships in England – and ready to make his mark.
In June, track-cycling champion Kristina Vogel crashed during a training session in Cottbus. She has used a wheelchair ever since. She spoke to DW about how she’s adjusting to her new life.
A collision with another cyclist has left two-time Olympic champion Kristina Vogel paralyzed. The accident came during a training session two months ago.
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