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.

Adventures in Paris and Rome

By | October 3rd, 2016|

After smashing their piggy banks, Nancy Xia and her parents toured Paris and Rome, where the natives were always ready to give a hand.

Wheeling into Politics

By | October 3rd, 2016|

It's not easy to run for office, but these three wheelchair users have done so successfully. Here are their experiences, tips and strategies.

United Spinal Celebrates 70 Years

By | October 3rd, 2016|

What began in 1946 as a small, determined group of World War II veterans advocating for greater civil rights and independence in New York City has grown into the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders across the country.

Ian Mackay’s 300-Mile Sip-and-Puff Ride for Accessible Trails

By | October 3rd, 2016|

Mackay, a C2-3 quad, set out from his home in Port Angeles, Washington, determined to raise awareness of the need for more accessible bike and multi-use trails. Dubbed Ian’s Ride, Mackay’s plan was to roll almost the entire length of the state over a mere 10 days.

Spotlight: El Paso, Texas

By | October 3rd, 2016|

It came as no surprise to El Pasoans that our city was voted the third best place in America to raise a family. Cost of living is relatively low, the crime rate is below the national average, and the climate is preferred by many, especially by those wheelers who have gotten tired of shoveling snow.

September 2016

An Undreadful and Upbeat Story About Neck Surgery

By | September 1st, 2016|

It’s not all sawbones and sutures. It’s full of personality and positivity. So stick around and meet the cast.

Making Peer-to-Peer Lodging Work for You

By | September 1st, 2016|

For adventuresome and authentic travel experiences, consider peer-to-peer lodging websites like Airbnb, VRBO, HomeAway, FlipKey and HomeExchange.

Standing Wheelchairs Rise to New Heights

By | September 1st, 2016|

Whether it’s for work or play, standing and elevating wheelchairs offer more options than ever.

Micah Fowler of New Sitcom Speechless Speaks

By | September 1st, 2016|

After countless years of watching nondisabled actors play characters with disabilities in movies and on television, a bright spot is on the horizon.

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