Out of all the adapted sports I have tried (surfing, skiing, wheelchair rugby, and bowling), skiing has become my favorite by far. It's challenging, thrilling, and competitive. It's a sort of adrenaline I do not experience often and something I miss the most about being able bodied. As a "disabled" person, the opportunities to push … Continue reading Adapted Skiing
Have you heard of the Action Trackchair? It’s an all-terrain wheelchair that allows people who use wheelchairs the ability to explore the outdoors! To explore the outdoors is something wheelchair users dream of. Frequently, if I want to go outside, I am dependent on the weather. But what is worse is waiting for the ground/dirt to dry. If … Continue reading Using My Action Trackchair in the Snow!
One thing someone should know about me is that I am a massive soccer fan. I grew up playing competitive soccer, I met my lifelong best friend playing soccer, and the only thing that stopped me from playing the sport was paralysis. Every season since FCC began in 2016, I have attended as many FCC … Continue reading Quick Information for Attending a FCC Match Handicap Style (At Nippert Stadium)
I hope you enjoy this video of me (a c5-c6 quadriplegic) surfing! Click the link below to watch the video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SgWkzTdCGfM Read more about how we adapt the surfboard and my first experience surfing here: https://inthewaitingblog.com/2018/02/... Thanks for watching! Please share!
I went surfing! Yes, I am in a wheelchair, yes it is possible to surf! There are tons of pictures so check out how we did it!
I bowl better in a wheelchair then I did when I could walk. It's funny how things turn out. It was pretty simple and I am glad I tried it out!
Wheelchair Rugby is the sickest adapted sport I have seen. I may or may not have become obsessed with it. AND I tried out a rubgy chair!