Posts by Christopher Di Virgilio

The Road to IWAS – Jason Robinson

SPORTS `N SPOKES Junior Athlete of the Year heads to Ireland to represent Team USA at the 2018 IWAS Youth Games Online Exclusive posted Saturday, June 30, 2018 – 11:24am   For 15-year-old Jason Robinson, growing up with a disability was fun. And while that may sound unusual to the general public, for Robinson, it’s […]

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The Road to IWAS -Teylor Becher

One Calif. teen heads to Ireland to represent the United States at IWAS   Online Exclusive posted Friday, June 29, 2018 – 10:50am It wasn’t always easy, but Teylor Becher is fine the way she is. Becher, 17, says that growing up was pretty hard greatly because she didn’t know much about her own disability […]

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The Road to IWAS – Ming Davis

New York resident, Ming Davis, recalls his first track and field event ahead of the 2018 IWAS Junior World Games   Online Exclusive posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 – 10:51am   Run as fast as you can! Sound advice from a track and field event volunteer that served Ming Davis well during his first-ever track […]

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The Road to IWAS – Cody McCasland

Texas teen gets ready to represent the United States at the 2018 IWAS Youth Games   Online Exclusive posted Wednesday, June 27, 2018 – 10:42am Breathe deeply and count backward from 100. Those are typically the words someone would hear before being put to sleep during a surgical procedure.   For 16-year-old Cody McCasland, those […]

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