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Students Get a Glimpse of Life in a Wheelchair - Patch.com



Students Get a Glimpse of Life in a Wheelchair Patch.com Last week, Montevideo Elementary's physical education classes were a little different from norm: rather than ball being played on the courts, wheelchair obstacle courses became the main...

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Double amputee tackles 'hell race' - Belfast Telegraph



Belfast Telegraph
Double amputee tackles 'hell race'
Belfast Telegraph
Lance Bombardier James Simpson, 27, is set to be the first double amputee to take part in a Spartan Race event.

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Why I'm Supporting Riding for the Disabled - Huffington Post UK



Why I'm Supporting Riding for the Disabled Huffington Post UK When Clare heard how the young people at the Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) in Carlisle had been left devastated by the death of their only large horse, she was determined to...

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Developing the first deafblind curriculum in Kenya - The Guardian



The Guardian
Developing the first deafblind curriculum in Kenya
The Guardian
Deafblindness is a minority disability and in Kenya, only 10 specialist facilities exist. ...

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Disability doesn't have to bar water skiing



Disability doesn't have to bar water skiing

Amputee in 'obstacle race from hell' - British Forces News



Amputee in 'obstacle race from hell' British Forces News It has been dubbed 'the obstacle race from hell' - a sprint through the forest and hills with more than 25 obstacles including 15 foot rope climbs, slippery 7 foot ramps, sandbag carries and...

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Splintered dreams - a quadriplegic tells his story - The Age



The Age
Splintered dreams - a quadriplegic tells his story
The Age
Afterwards, I was pinned in a wheelchair I drove with my chin. Everything I did, from answering phones ...

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Summiting Mount Washington in a wheelchair: we did it!



Last week we posted about Jeff's Sunrise Ascent on Mount Washington, and the results are in! On Sunday, Jeff climbed to the summit in an incredible 4 hours 30 minutes, propelling his LFC up eight miles of road to the highest ...

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Seabees use skills to help out amputee



The Navy Seabees make up the construction branch of the U.S. Navy and include carpenters, plumbers, equipment operators and others skilled in the trades.

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Beach to Beacon



Press Herald
Beach to Beacon: Wheelchairs
Press Herald
Schabort, 49, entered the race after talking to Blanchette and Jacqui Kapinkowski, a two-time winner of the women's wheelchair race, at another event.

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