A Paralympic medal winner, commentator and a successful TV presenter, Ade Adepitan has led a remarkable life. Find out Ade's story, from growing up in Nigeria with a disability, to developing his passion for sport, to receiving an MBE, in this inspirational autobiography.
* Sapphire/Band 16 books offer longer reads to develop children's sustained engagement with texts and are more complex syntactically.
* Text type: An autobiography
* Curriculum links: Citizenship; PE
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Having survived polio as a youngster, Ade Adepitan has since succeeded as an international Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and has built up a wealth of broadcasting experience including appearing on X-Change, Travel Show, Dispatches and Unreported World.
Ade supports a plethora of charities including Amnesty International, Unicef and NSPCC and in 20