December 2016

The Extraordinary Ordinary: Life at the Paralympics

By | December 1st, 2016|

Fear of Zika, budget woes and safety concerns didn’t keep the world’s top disabled athletes from rocking out at the 2016 Paralympics.

Paralympic Moments

By | December 1st, 2016|

The highs and lows of the Rio Paralymics captured behind the lens of a camera.

October 2016

Rock ‘n Roll Adaptive Cycling Camp in Yosemite

By | October 3rd, 2016|

What's best about the week-long adaptive cycling camp? It's a toss-up between the people, food, and accessibility.

Crip Buzz: October 2016

By | October 3rd, 2016|

Reveca Torres takes on BP; Tony the Tiger encourages chairskater; NM photog posts to Facebook on flight home from Rio

September 2016

Adaptive Rowing Gets Me On the Water

By | September 7th, 2016|

Since the bicycling accident that caused Ron Gold’s spinal cord injury almost five years ago, he’s under doctor’s orders to stay out of the water. But with adaptive rowing, he can at least get on the water, if not in.

August 2016

Major Budget Cuts Impact Rio 2016 Paralympics

By | August 29th, 2016|

This year's fencing event will be held at Olympic Park, as the site where it was originally to take place will be dismantled as [...]

Wheelchair Boxing Strives to be a Paralympic Sport

By | August 19th, 2016|

Wheelchair boxing may one day become a Paralympic sport, but it still has a long way to go. Just ask Ian Cannon. The 23-year-old Glastonbury, [...]

Wheeling in Cuba: 90 Miles Away and a World Apart

By | August 1st, 2016|

Cuba is only 90 miles from the tip of Florida, but Josh Basile and his friends found visiting Havana is like wheeling into a 1950s time warp.

July 2016

South Carolina: A Whole New Feat … On Their Feet

By | July 1st, 2016|

Shouts of congratulations and waves of applause could be heard along the entire race route from runners and spectators alike. The unique reason for all of the support is that both of them have spinal cord injuries.

June 2016

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