blog190813_flyAn ex-Paralympian turned wheelchair aerialist, Paul Nunnari is the world’s first person to attempt wheelchair aerialism. In fact, you could say he invented the notion of it, as it’s an incredibly difficult thing to do.

Not only must you have a strong upper body, it must be a grotesquely strong upper body, and needs to be about three times stronger than the average, and that is exactly what the 40 year old Paul Nunnari has. So that means quadriplegics, don’t even think about it.  You need every muscle in your arms to do what he does – hoist his body, with his wheelchair strapped to his body, up 30 feet on a silk rope.

And Paul has been strong for decades. Paralyzed when he was 11 years old while getting off the school