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My wife and I meet with different people with disabilities to hear their stories and how it has impacted their lives.

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My wife and I meet with different people with disabilities to hear their stories and how it has impacted their lives.

    #22 Kevin Bramble American Paralympian Skier

    #22 Kevin Bramble American Paralympian Skier

    Kevin Bramble is an American Paralympian Sit skier and Mono skier. In 1994, he was in a snowboarding accident that paralyzed him. This was caused from an incorrect landing off of a cliff. It was a few years before recovery, although he was still paralyzed. He then decided to start sit-sking. He taught himself how to ski and he found a passion in the sport. In 1999, he made the U.S. ski team. He went on to win a gold medal in Salt Lake City in 2002 and 2006 in the Torino Paralympics in Downhill Sit-Skiing. He has also won a bronze medal in the 2016 Aspen Winter X Games in Mono Skiing. He is currently working on a come back to compete once again in the next winter Paralympic games. He also founded the adaptive competitive ski company KBG Goodz. His skis can be seen used by the worlds top athletes. His product line up doesn't stop there as he continues to raise the bar in other areas of adaptive mobility sports. He is working on and creating electric skateboards, quad cycles, wheelchairs and wake boards. 
    www.kbggoodz.com for more information on what he has to offer.

    • 39 min
    #21 Kristin Victoria Traveler and Blogger

    #21 Kristin Victoria Traveler and Blogger

    Kristen Victoria was born with Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Scoliosis. She is a blogger and a world traveler. 

    • 1 hr 1 min
    #20 Clint Zentner

    #20 Clint Zentner

    In 2012 Clint Zentner crashed racing his dirt bike and had another bike land on him leaving him paralyzed. He has always had a passion for racing motorsports. He didn't let his accident stop him from chasing what he loves. He got into UTV racing and eventually competed on a professional level. He talks about what it took for him to reach his goal of racing again and the struggles a long the way. 

    • 1 hr 20 min
    #19 Shannon Crossland- The Discovery of Self Love

    #19 Shannon Crossland- The Discovery of Self Love

    Shannon Crossland was born with Ectrodactylya. She was born with just one finger on each hand and two toes on each foot. As a child she under went multiple toe to hand transplant operations. She now is an advocate for embracing differences in people with all abilities and having self love.

    • 45 min
    #18 Carley Meuchel - Author and Public Speaker with CP

    #18 Carley Meuchel - Author and Public Speaker with CP

    Carley Meuchel was born with Cerebal Palsy she only weighed 2 pounds 4 ounces at birth. In 2019 she became a public speaker and a published author. She released her book about her life in 2019 "The Wheel Truth: Don't Just Survive- Learn To Thrive". Since her career change she has touched peoples lives everywhere and she continues to show with the right attitude you can achieve greatness. 

    • 1 hr 12 min
    #17 Kelly Northington Traumatic Brain Injury survivor

    #17 Kelly Northington Traumatic Brain Injury survivor

    Kelly Northington sustained a traumatic brain injury while serving active duty in the U.S. Army. Along with dealing with her brain injury she also has PTSD, Anxiety and ADHD. Even though she has had to face these obstacles she has chosen to live with the attitude of being able to over come any obstacle that gets in her way.

    • 53 min

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