Top 17 Photos Of 2017

By Kendra Hansey | Dec. 23, 2017, 10:58 a.m. (ET)

Take a look back at 2017 for U.S. Paralympics with 17 favorite photos of the year:

Jessica Long competes in women's 100 m butterfly S8-10 during day five of the 2017 Para Swimming World Championship in Mexico City.


Patriotic prosthetic at the 2017 U.S. World Archery Para Championships Team Trials in Salt Lake City.


Regas Woods takes part in the men's long jump T42 final at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships in London.


Mike Schultz competes in the adaptive banked slalom final during Day 3 of the Dew Tour in Breckenridge, Colorado.


Rio 2016 bronze medalist, Marybai Huking blocking a throw at the 2017 IBSA Goalball Americas Regional Championships in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


Alex Pabon crosses the goal line during a USA Wheelchair Rugby training camp scrimmage at Lakeshore Foundation in Birmingham, Alabama.
Alex Pabon

Team USA readies for the puck drop against Sweden at the 2017 World Para Ice Hockey Championships in Gangneung, South Korea.

 
Team USA hopeful lines up his shot at the 2017 U.S. World Archery Para Championships Team Trials in Salt Lake City.


In the pouring rain, Femita Ayanbeku blasts out of her blocks in the women’s 200m T44 at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships. 


Joshua Cinnamo prepares in the men's F46 shot put final at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships.


Mike Minor competes in banked slalom at the 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships in Big White, Canada.


Mikey Brannigan accepts the “Male Paralympic Athlete of The Year” award on stage during the 2017 Team USA Awards in Los Angeles.


Joe Berenyi (left), Chris Murphy (middle) and Jason Kimball (right) embrace after their gold medal performance in the team sprint at the 2017 UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in Carson, Georgia.


Nicky Nieves serves in Team USA’s match against Brazil at the 2017 ParaVolley Pan America Sitting Volleyball Championships in Montreal.


Thomas Walsh on set with Al Roker for the “100 Days Out from PyeongChang” celebration.


Brian Siemamm in the men's 400m T53 in the London Olympic Stadium at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships. 


Biathlete Lowell Bailey and Paralympic Nordic Skiier Oksana Masters pose for a portrait during the Team USA Media Summit in Park City, Utah.