Over the course of 70 days, 8,000 people across the United Kingdom will take part in the Olympic torch relay, leading up to the London 2012 Olympic Games. Among them was Andy Seward, 67, who has Parkinsonís disease. An active sportsman for much of his life, Seward was inspired to get out of his wheelchair to carry the Olympic flame through the village of Braunton. Watch the video of Seward carrying the torch.
Sign up for email updates
Get Parkinson's research news, Foundation updates, invitations to events and more.
Posts also about: United Kingdom