Paralympic weekend action: Fans have their say

Mon, 03 Sep 10:05:00 2012

What the fans are saying on Twitter about the spectacular action over the weekend at the Paralympics in London.

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On the general atmosphere of the Paralympics in London:

@racheldixon wow that was a super sunday at the Paralympics, althletics, swimming, rowing, dressage amazing

@jas0n360 Channel 4 are now using their full daytime schedule for Paralympics coverage? Shouldn't it have been like that from the start.

@5taceface It's mad how #teamgb went into only the 4th day of the Paralympics with 36 medals and they had went up to 54 by the end of the night

@natsh0429 Sat in the Olympic Stadium! Wow the atmosphere is amazing, shot put final up first @London2012 #paralympics

On the success of British swimmer Ellie Simmonds:

@AshleyBaker47 Ellie Simmonds is an amazing swimmer, another world record and she's still so young #paralympics

@alexoultonx Why am I crying at the swimming on the paralympics, I get into it too much honestly #GOELLIE

@ChloeLowen Ellie Simmonds is absolutely amazing! #paralympics #london2012

@MegMunnMP Just seen Ellie Simmonds break the 200m medley world record - in her final length she destroyed the field - phenomenal #Paralympics

On the excitement at Eton Dorney rowing lake:

‏@erica201202 Paralympics 2012: Famous five earn gold medals in mixed rowing event after making light of damp conditions

@kat_e_smith My cousin :D RT @mattyshens: Congratulations to the Mixed Coxed Four Paralympic rowing team and their coach,Mary McLachlan, on winning Gold!

@TimDellor Can't sleep. Head spinning like a washing machine with paralympic rowing drama. Think this summer of sport has finally done for me.

@DavidHohnke Just heard commentator claim Men's Rowing 4 'hit the lead & never looked back'. Hmm, in that event that's all you do

@LaurennHarrison @London2012 got #mandeville's song stuck in my head from being at the rowing today #teamGB #paralympics

Toby KEEL / Eurosport

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