Photographer Niko Nikolas with support of Russian Paralympic Committee and the Qweek Production, organized a photo project with athletes, members of the Russian National Paralympic Team. The project which is symbolically titled the “Unbroken”, aims to show the strong spirit of the Russian athletes, who despite all hardships and obstacles, are determined to move forward and achieve new victories, no matter what. They prove to all, that nothing is impossible.
LASHA MYRVANADZEChampion, silver and bronze medalist at Paralympic Games,СP football
Obstacles, generate the capacity to overcome them.
DARIYA STUKALOVASilver, three-times bronze medalist at Paralympic Games, Swimming
Live in present, cherish and love all that you have today, and work hard to make a better tomorrow.
VLADIMIR KAMANTSEVSilver medalist at Paralympic Games, Sledge-hockey.
There is nothing impossible in life , except playing hokey without a puck.
NINA RYABOVAChampion, three-times silver and two-times bronze medalist of World Championship, Swimming
Challenge – is something that ignite our engine, switch on a motor and nourishes our souls.
DMITRIY BARTASINSKIYTwo-time World champion in Swimming
One today is worth two tomorrow.
ANASTASIYA MAZURСSilver medalist of World & Europe Championships, Goalball
Do not fear to be unlike everyone else, fear not to be human.
EDUARD RAMONOVParalympic Games champion, CP football
As long as you have persistence and patience, your skills and results become real
ANASTACIYA DIODOROVASilver medalist at Paralympic Games, Swimming
If you afraid to do something – do not do it at all.
ALEXANDER SHCHERBAKOVSilver medalist of Russian Sledge Hockey- Championship
Enjoy every moment! There is only here, today and now!
OLGA ARBATSKAYABronze World Championship medalist, champion and silver medalist of European Championship, Sitting volleyball
We must always exceed limitations
DMITRIY GRIGORIEVTwo-times silver and three-times bronze medalist at Paralympic Games, Swimming
All difficulties that we encounter in life have a purpose
IRINA KALYANOVAParalympic Games two-times bronze prize winner at judo for athletes with physical impairments
Patience and persistence well prevail over anything !
VADIM SELUKINSilver prize medalist at Paralympic Games, Sledge Hockey-
When knocked down to your knees, don’t give up –fight from the ground!
ELENA KRUTOVABronze medalist of World Championship, two-times silver medalist of the European Championship, Archery
Behold your target, believe in yourself and everything will be fine!
ALEXEY CHESMINSilver and bronze medalist at Paralympic Games, CP football
Constantly prove to yourself that you are capable of many things !
IRINA VERTINSKAYABronze medalist of World Championship, three-times silver and two-times bronze medalist of European Championship,Athletics
Disability is not a verdict, but an opportunity to view the world from different perspective.
GEORGIY ALBEGOVWorld Champion,CP football
You don’t lose as long as you don’t give up!
ALEXANDER ALYABIEVBronze medalist at Paralympic Games, Alpine skiing
Only that person wins in life who wins a victory over himself … over his fears, over his laziness and lack of confidence.
CHERMEN KOBESOVChampion, silver and bronze medalist of World Championship, Athletics
Hard work makes you stronger. The harder you work, the more fortunate you become!