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Updated 13 February 2015

Blind SA Iron Man on track

Hein Wagner, holder of the world blind land speed record, is off to the Korean Iron Man Competition. Health24 caught up with him as he was packing his suitcase.

Hein Wagner, holder of the world blind land speed record, is off to the Korean Iron Man Competition - reputedly one of the toughest in the world. Health24 caught up with him as he was packing his suitcase.

The team has received special dispensation to race as a relay team.

South African Optometric Association
Tel: 011 805 4517

South African National Council for the Blind (Their website is highly informative and helpful)
Tel: 012 452 3811

Retina South Africa
Tel: 011 622 4904

Ophthalmological Society of South Africa

 

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