U.S. Paralympics conducted a contest on its Facebook page from December 15-20, featuring the top 16 Rio Paralympic Games photos of the year. The photograph of U.S. Paralympic gold medalists Rose Hollermann and Desi Miller took top honors. The moment was captured after the Paralympic Games gold-medal game between the United States and Germany.
Hollerman shared the following: “This incredible picture captures the joy winning a gold medal brings! It's definitely one of my favorite pictures from Rio!"
The NWBA salutes all Facebook users who voted for the wheelchair basketball picture.
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