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From Pity to Power

Published on August 13th, 2015 | by mpower

By: Eli Wolff, Mary Hums, David Legg and Ted Fay Printed from Sport and Dev.org Is an athlete with a disability inspirational? There are of course few times when there are absolutes and this is no exception. [&hellip... Read More


Surfing

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Curt: The Story of Surfings Oldest Grom

Published on August 11th, 2015 | by mpower

CURT is a short documentary about 50-year-old competitive surfer, Curt Harper. Diagnosed with autism as a child, Curt faced many challenges growing up, but one thing that came easy was his love for surfing. Over the [&hellip... Read More


Sports

Action in the crease

3D Printing meets Adaptive Sports Equipment

Published on August 6th, 2015 | by Amy Rosewater

By Amy Rosewater The Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next summer are expected to be the biggest spectacle in Paralympic sport history, with more than 4,300 athletes from around the world expected to compete, more [&hellip... Read More


Mountain Biking

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Martyn Ashton- Back on Track

Published on July 23rd, 2015 | by mpower

Martyn Ashton lives with a bike between his legs.  It is an extension of his body in many ways. Following a spinal cord injury during a competition Martyn has been eager to get back on it. [&hellip... Read More


Waterskiing

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Massive Waterski Air

Published on July 22nd, 2015 | by mpower

Think you have it in you to go huge off a waterski jump in one weekend.  That is what Andrew Kurka, Ezra Mcphail and Nick Fairall did through a grant from the High Fives foundation.  This should get [&hellip... Read More


Cycling

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The Games are Tough, the Athletes are Tougher

Published on July 17th, 2015 | by mpower

Setting the record straight the Canadian Paralympic Team has done it again.  Putting the #athletefirst in this great PSA before the upcoming Para Pan Games in Toronto in August 2015. They are #paratough... Read More


Driving

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Adaptive Go Kart: Get Some!

Published on June 19th, 2015 | by mpower

The crew at the Adaptive Sports Fund in South Africa are getting after it.  They have been working hard to raise awareness about the need for better access to sporting equipment for individuals with disabilities. They [&hellip... Read More


Basketball

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Mani Love: The Biggest Man on Court Kingz

Published on June 15th, 2015 | by mpower

If you haven’t seen Court Kingz then you haven’t seen one of the hottest urban basketball brands in the country.  These street ball players travel the country putting on incredibly talented and skilled shows while educating [&hellip... Read More


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