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MEDAL QUEST

Allison Jones: "When the crowd got louder, it fueled me.”

  • Aired: 09/07/2012
  • 03:30
  • Rating: NR
Cyclist Allison Jones knew she wanted to get to the London Paralympics, even if she had to buy her own ticket and come as a spectator. Instead, she made Team USA and, racing on the first day of the Games, she won America’s first medal.
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Allison Jones: "When the crowd got louder, it fueled me.”
Racing on the first day of the London Games, Allison Jones won Team USA’s first medal.
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