Visit Us Events and exhibitions Audio described tour: the life and work of Dr Guttmann © WheelPower About Professor Sir Ludwig Guttmann is widely acknowledged as 'The father of the Paralympic movement' he was the pioneer who proved that disabled sport could be as competitive and exciting as non-disabled sport. This one-hour virtual tour delved into the displays at the National Paralympic Heritage Centre bringing the audiobook 'The Spirit of Stoke Mandeville' about the work of Professor Sir Ludwig Guttmann to life. More information about the audiobook can be found here. This event was designed for blind and visually impaired visitors and the describer was Lonny Evans. Feedback We'd love to receive your feedback about this event and what part you enjoyed the most. Please complete our short survey below. All responses are confidential and can be anonymous. Feedback form Booking for this event has now closed.