Posts by Courtney Cooper

Team USA Breaks Records at Paralympics Swimming National Championships

The 2018 U.S. Paralympics Swimming Para National Championships took place this weekend in Tucson, Ariz.   Online Exclusive posted Monday, December 17, 2018 – 11:00am   Athletes from all over the world came to compete at the 2018 U.S. Paralympics Swimming Para National Championships this weekend at the Oro Valley Aquatic Center in Tucson, Ariz. […]

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Wheels UP! Photo Contest – Honorable Mention

Brian Rowland’s wake surfing photo won the 2018 Wheels UP! Photo Contest Online Exclusive posted Tuesday, November 6, 2018 – 10:18am   The Wheels UP! Photo Contest included submissions from all around the world, and one international participant really caught the judges’ eyes. Brian Rowland resides in Merrickville, Ontario, Canada which provides him with some […]

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Present State of Mind

“Joe Stone talks about adaptive paragliding, inclusion for people with disabilities and his foundation Online Exclusive posted Thursday, November 1, 2018 – 2:40pm Following your dreams and your passions is something Joe Stone feels very strongly about. Stone has been an adventure seeker his whole life. He loves sports that give you a rush, sports […]

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National Preparedness Month

Some helpful tips to help keep you safe during an emergency as we talk about National Preparedness Month   Online Exclusive posted Monday, September 24, 2018 – 2:15pm   Disasters happen at all times, and some with little to no warning. It is very important for everyone to be prepared for any kind of disaster […]

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Accessible Campgrounds

Even though our Wheels UP! Photo Contest is coming to an end, it doesn’t mean traveling and being active should stop   Camping and being outdoors are a great way to be active and to explore, but for a person with a disability that can be particularly difficult. With roads that aren’t paved and far […]

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Wheels UP! Photo Contest Celebrity Judge – Bob Yant

Bob Yant has dedicated his life to finding a cure for spinal-cord injuries. Online Exclusive posted Wednesday, August 22, 2018 – 2:36pm Bob Yant dedicates his life to helping find a cure for spinal-cord injuries (SCI). Yant broke his neck as a result of hitting his head on a sandbar in 1981 and sustained a […]

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Wheels UP! Photo Contest Celebrity Judge – Clint Cook

Clint Cook is a former quad rugby player, lover of billiards and a peer mentor. Online Exclusive posted Wednesday, August 22, 2018 – 2:40pm As a lover of being active, Clint Cook encourages all wheelchair users to be active, whether its playing sports, traveling or finding a hobby that gets you out of the house. […]

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