IM DONG- HYUN, SOUTH KOREA

India Today - - SPORTS -

Age 26; Archery The tar­get is 70m away. The bow weighs 13.6 kg. Add to that a con­di­tion where the archer can barely see the tar­get and shoots by feel. That’s twotime Olympic gold- win­ner Im Dong- Hyun for you. He’s legally blind, yet he does not wear cor­rec­tive glasses or con­tacts dur­ing com­pe­ti­tion, and has re­fused of­fers of free eye surgery to im­prove his vi­sion.

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