Nov
13

Here’s Some Promising News on World Polio Day

On World Polio Day, October 24, Dennis gathered with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta to discuss the progress on ending polio. Time wrote an article on their discussions and highlighted Dennis’ story. Read the full article here.

Nov
13

He Was Fragile, Skinny … And Stubborn: A Polio Survivor’s Story

Dennis was featured in an article on NPR written by Vicky Hallett about his journey to overcome polio, his pursuits as an athlete and advocation for polio outreach and education. Read the full article here.

Jul
18

U.S. Paralympian tells National Junior Disability Athletes to stay determined, compete well

By: Lindsay Knake | The Saginaw News KOCHVILLE — A U.S. Paralympian had special words for the young athletes at the National Junior Disability Championships at Saginaw Valley State University. “It’s not how you start that matters,” said Dennis Ogbe. “It’s how you finish.” Ogbe, a Nigerian native, told his own story of growing up…
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Jul
01

Dennis Named to 2011 U.S. Parapan American Games Team

U.S. Paralympics, a division of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has announced the 44 track & field athletes that have been nominated to compete at the 2011 Parapan American Games in Guadaljara, Mexico, November 12-20. “This is a team that’s going to get some invaluabe international experience at a high-level competition,” said Cathy Sellers, U.S. Paralympics…
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