Blind Australian swimmer Tracey Cross being assisted by a volunteer on the pool deck at the Barcelona 1992 Paralympic Games. Cross won two gold and two silver medals in Barcelona, the start of her career haul of ten Paralympic medals. She was named Western Australian Citizen of the Year in the youth category in 1993 and read the athletes’ oath at the opening ceremony of the 2000 Paralympics in Sydney.
Date: September 1992
Author: Norman Bailey, photographer