Paralympics, after today’s gold in Tokyo Bebe Vio recounts the dramatic days of last April. “I didn’t expect to get this far, because I had a staph infection which went much worse than it should have and the first diagnosis was amputation within two weeks (of the left limb, ed.) And death within a short time,” he says, thanking the doctor. “I’m happy, do you understand why I cried so much? The orthopedist worked a miracle, he was very good, all the staff were. This medal is absolutely not mine, it’s all theirs.” “The first four years of preparation they went very well, even in the period of Covid, thanks to my coaches and to Fiamme Oro because I started even earlier than the other opponents. Last year, however, was quite unlucky “, adds Vio to Rai Sport’s microphones.
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