Age: 30 cycling/athletics 2 golds
In Rio Kadeena Cox became the first GB Paralympian in 32 years to win gold in two different sports. But in her bid to match that impressive double, the cyclist and runner faced a series of setbacks in training that tested her deterAlready
facing lockdown restrictions, last Christmas Kadeena, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at 23, suffered an injury that further disrupted her preparations. But she got off to a flying start in Tokyo with two cycling golds and a world record in the 500m time trial, and as we went to press she was gearing up to run the 400m sprint.