Tag Archives: wheelchair

  • Runner Collides With Wheelchair Athlete During London Marathon (Video)

    Runner Collides With Wheelchair Athlete During London Marathon (Video)

    Despite the events that unfolded at the Boston Marathon less than one week earlier, the London Marathon still took place on Sunday, as planned.  And while most news outlets will tell you that the event went off without  incident, that’s not entirely true. You see, the 2013 London Marathon may have come and gone without […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Perseverance

    Picture Of The Day: Perseverance

    I know many people with two legs in perfect working condition that couldn’t do a chin-up if their life depended on it.  As for the person in the above image, you could take away the feeling in his legs, but you can’t take away his heart and determination, as he finds the strength to lift […]

  • Here’s Another Wheelchair Pitch Invasion (Video)

    Here’s Another Wheelchair Pitch Invasion (Video)

    Last year we showed you footage of a man in a wheelchair invading the field during a Canadian Football League game.  It appears as though this trend has made its way across the Atlantic Ocean and is now being practiced on the football pitches in England. The culprit in this case was 18 year-old Northampton […]

  • Gators’ DB Will Hill Steamrolls Man In A Wheelchair (Video)

    Gators’ DB Will Hill Steamrolls Man In A Wheelchair (Video)

    The sidelines at of a football game are no place for a man in a wheelchair.  Why?  Because when they aren’t using their wheels to roll out onto the field and interrupt play, they may find themselves getting lit up by a defensive back who was looking to make a big hit but missed his […]

  • Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham Lands Wheelchair Double-Backflip

    Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham Lands Wheelchair Double-Backflip

    This guy is my hero.  Seriously! Aaron “Wheelz” Fotheringham was dealt the unfortunate circumstances of having to live his life in a wheelchair, but he isn’t letting that slow him down or stop him from achieving his goals in life.  And his latest goal included performing a double-backflip in his wheelchair. Like most things for […]

  • Wheelchair Man Invades The Field During CFL Game

    Wheelchair Man Invades The Field During CFL Game

    Seeing fans storm the field at a sporting event is nothing new.  Even within the Canadian Football League, where games have been interrupted before by some rather dramatic antics.  But does it get any more dramatic than a man on a motorized wheelchair zipping across the field?  How the hell did he even get that […]

  • Take That Disability! (GIF)

    Take That Disability! (GIF)

    Many of us have had an individual with a disability give us a speech about how they do not allow their “impairment” to act as such.  These talks are always quite inspirational, but sometimes actions speak a lot louder than words.  When you take a look at this GIF, such a statement is not all […]