13 pictures of Paralympians looking wonderfully victorious after GB's huge success in Rio


We all know the best bit about watching both the Paralympics and the Olympics is witnessing the crazy celebrations.

Because, even if you're pretty much the least emotional person ever, admit it: It's kinda impossible not to feel moved by the triumphant looks on the athletes' faces.

To celebrate Great Britain finishing the penultimate day of the Rio Paralympics with a mighty 64 gold medals - Britain's total medal haul is now 147, FYI - here are 13 victorious moments from some of our truly inspirational Paralympians.

1. Alice Tai, Claire Cashmore, Stephanie Slater and Stephanie Millward celebrate together after winning gold in the pool.

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2. Will Bayley looks ecstatic about winning the class 7 men's singles table tennis gold medal.

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3. Georgina Hermitage breaks the world record to win gold in the women's 100m - T37 final.

 Georgina Hermitage breaks the world record to win the Gold Medal in the Women's 100m - T37 Fina

4. In the men's 100m - T42 final, Richard Whitehead won a joint silver.

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5. Ellie Simmonds proudly shows off the gold she won in the 200m individual medley - SM6 final.

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5. Here's canoeist Emma Wiggs during the medal ceremony for the women's KL2 at the Lagoa Stadium.

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6. Over to the Equestrian team, and Natasha Baker looks emotional after winning her gold.

 Natasha Baker celebrates winning Gold in the Equestrian - Ind. Championship Test

7. Hollie Arnold celebrates both setting a new world record and winning the women's javelin throw F46 final.


8. Jeanette Chippington kisses her canoeing gold medal in the women's KL1 medal ceremony.

Jeanette Chippington celebrates with her Gold medal in the Women's KL1 medal ceremony

9. Robert Davies took gold in the class 1 men's singles table tennis.

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10. Rachel Morris looks excited on the podium before collecting her gold medal in the AS women's single sculls.

Rachel Morris celebrates on the podium before collecting her gold medal in the AS Women's Single Sculls

11. Pure joy for gold medallist Kadeena Cox - she won the women's C4-5 500m time trial final.

Kadeena Cox

12. Jonnie Peacock celebrates crossing the finish line first during the men's final 100m T44 athletics.

Jonnie Peacock, center, celebrates crossing the finish line first, followed by United States' Jerome Singleton, right, and Jarryd Wallace during the men's final 100-meter T44 athletics

13. Canoeist Anne Dickins punches the air as she wins the women's KL3 Final.

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