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:: THE SPOKE SPOTLIGHT ::
Carl's Motorbike
Christopher DiVirgilio

Carl Brunning and David Brudus go head to head in the first ever accessible motorcycle drag race.


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:: SPOKES IN ACTION ::
Time to Rock

We recently spent some time in the White Mountains of Arizona ... Come tag along.

:: THE SPOKES TRAINER ::

Exercising now may help preserve your memory and cognition later in life



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:: SPOKE OF THE WEEK ::
Photo of the week

Director of Therapeutic Recreation Tom Carr and US Sledge Hockey player Nikko Landeros coach disabled veterans during the 2015 National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic.

March 2015 Table of Contents

Dive In

Join travel blogger Nick Westermeyer on an accessible shark diving tour in South Africa as he goes eye-to-eye with the most feared predator on the planet.

Equestrienne Equal

Diane Kastama, Team USA's only paralyzed para-equestrian member, has solidified herself among her peers.

What's That Racket?

Get a closer look into wheelchair tennis and how you can swing your way into the sport.

On Course

Wheelchair marathons are growing in participation, but putting one on takes more work than you might think.

Also in this issue:

On The Hunt

Noah Barbknecht goes on a hunt of his life

Going Bats for PVA

Louisville Bats will wear camouflage jerseys to benefit PVA chapter

Two Sports Added To Games

Badminton and taekwondo included in 2020 Paralympics

Canoe Medal Events Named

Six medal events contested in sport's debut in 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games

U.S. National Teams Named

Six reigning world champions on U.S. Paralympics Swimming National A Team

McFadden, Martin Lead Selections

42 athletes named to 2015 U.S. Paralympic Track and Field National Team

Griffioen Nets Grand First

Jiske Griffioen wins first wheelchair singles title of her career

NWBA Partners With LA Schools

NWBA partnering with Los Angeles Unified School District to provide wheelchair basketball program

Green Light in Milwaukee

Proposed sports facility getting closer to reality

Rossi Takes Over at WASUSA

Susan Rossi named new interim Executive Director at Wheelchair & Ambulatory Sports USA

Sport Clubs Achieve Excellence

37 Paralympic Sport Clubs receive honors

A Big Year For Rio

2015 full of big events for Paralympic Games' organizing committee

Tennis Grants Awarded

A record $86,000 awarded in USTA Wheelchair Tennis Grassroots Grants

Wheelchair Games Registration Due In April

NVWG registration due April 15

The Unfriendly Skies

Check your sports equipment after flying



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