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:: THE SPOKE SPOTLIGHT ::
Carl's Motorbike
Christopher DiVirgilio

Carl Brunning and David Brudus go head to head in the first ever accessible motorcycle drag race.


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:: SPOKE OF THE WEEK ::
Photo of the week

We continue our look back over 40 years of SPORTS `N SPOKES with this week's Throwback Thursday cover from March 1976. On the cover: Don Baum of Des Moines, Iowa and Wayne Anderson of the Twin Cities Rolling Gophers of Minn., in regional competition in their fight to go to the sectionals. The Gophers won and went on to meet the number one ranked Indianapolis Mustangs. Photo courtesy of Courage Center.

:: THE SPOKES TRAINER ::

Exercising now may help preserve your memory and cognition later in life



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:: SPOKES IN ACTION ::
WCMX Warrior

Wheelchair skating continues to take off in popularity thanks to people like Robert Thompkins. Video courtesy Thompkins YouTube.

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Wheelchair basketball coaching legend Tim Frick becomes first Paralympic coach to be inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame (More)
:: UPCOMING EVENTS ::
Feb 5 - 7 ::
2015 SpoFit Heat Rave Phoenix, Arizona
Contact: / www.usqra.org/node/2383
Feb 8 - 10 ::
SkiAblee Adaptive Alpine Experience Greer, Arizona
Contact: / www.goo.gl/4gPjU9
Feb 20 - 23 ::
Not Forgotten Outreach Military Appreciation Weekend Angel Fire Ski Resort Angel Fire, New Mexico
Contact: Don Peters / (575) 224-1503 / www.notforgottenoutreach.org/ / don@notforgottenoutreach.org
Feb 28 ::
Tri-State Regional Swim Meet sponsored by Children's Lightning Wheels Piscataway, North Carolina
Contact: Trisha Yurochko, meet director / (908) 301-5424 / tyurochko@childrens-specialized.org
Mar 6 - 8 ::
Abilities Expo: Los Angeles Los Angeles, California
Contact: / www.abilitiesexpo.com/losangeles/
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:: GEARED UP ::
The RoboCup

Get a grip on your beverages, fishing poles, or umbrella. This portable caddy is more than just another beverage holder.

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:: THE SPOKESCLUSIVE ::
Adaptive Skiing

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 1:56pm
The sport of adaptive skiing has come a long way since its inception. Have you discovered this popular winter activity?
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Meet Joe Jackson

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 10:24am
After 27 consecutive wins, quad rugby Phoenix Heat player reflects on a successful season
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Al Youakim Basketball Tournament

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 9:57am
Four teams recently competed in the 20th Annual Al Youakim Wheelchair Basketball Tournament
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TCS New York City Marathon

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 9:34am
After some technical difficulties, the 2014 TCS New York Marathon finished with some familiar faces
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Ice Sledge Hockey: Ten Things To Watch

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:27am
Ten things to watch during the 2014-15 ice sledge hockey season
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