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How an Above Knee Amputee Rides a Bicycle

How an Above Knee Amputee Rides a Bicycle

How an Above Knee Amputee Rides a Bicycle

Learning to ride on two wheels with one leg was as easy as simply trying it. One day during the summer after my amputation, there was a ten speed bike sitting outside the house,… View Story

The Challenges and Rewards of Amputee Skiing

The Challenges and Rewards of Amputee Skiing

I began amputee skiing as a direct result of my swimming achievements. I was asked one time if I was interested in trying what was then referred to as “Track Three Skiing” for amputees, consisting of one ski, and two… View Story

Being an Amputee Musician is Possible!

Being an Amputee Musician is Possible!

Being an above knee amputee did not affect my ability to play guitar. It didn’t matter because I couldn’t play guitar worth shit at the time. What I could do was strum and sing. So that’s what I did. By… View Story

Get involved in Amputee Kayaking!

Get involved in Amputee Kayaking!

One day when I was driving a truck for UBC, I stopped for lunch at a waterside park in Port Moody. While I was sitting there eating my lunch and reading a book, two guys parked and got out their cars, unloaded their kayak gear… View Story