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Jake Olson joins USC as long-snapper

Published on September 29th, 2015 | by mpower

Jake Olson, long-snapper who is blind, achieved his goal to join USC as a walk-on. Olson received a Swim with Mike scholarship and had been waiting to be cleared by the NCAA.  The Trojans didn’t have any more [&hellip... Read More


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Athletes are Athletes, Just Take a Closer Look

Published on September 17th, 2015 | by mpower

In an effort to challenge the public perception of Paralympic athletes the Rio 2016 organizing committee staged a few perfectly placed hidden cameras in during local workouts.  The reactions are priceless and you can really see [&hellip... Read More


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28 Foot Drop In on the Mega Ramp #Wheelz

Published on September 4th, 2015 | by mpower

Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham is at it again, pushing past his fear and raising the bar.  He was recently at Woodwards, the home of the mega ramp, and decided to drop in to a 28 foot quarter [&hellip... Read More



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 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


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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


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


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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

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